Assistant Professor Izumi Fukunaga
Area of expertise: neuroscience (sense of smell, brain circuits, neurophysiology, sensory systems, animal behaviour)
Selected media coverage:
First Paper As PI: Izumi Fukunaga - eLife
Career Development Fellow, The Francis Crick Institute, UK
Post-doctoral Fellow, Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research, Germany
Alexander von Humboldt post-doctoral fellowship
UCL Alumni scholarship
Koldaeva A., Schaefer A.T., Fukunaga I. (2019) Rapid task-dependent tuning of the mouse olfactory bulb. eLife 8:e43558
Fukunaga I., Herb J.T., Kollo M., Boyden E.S. and Schaefer A.T. (2014) Independent control of gamma and theta activity by distinct interneuron networks in the olfactory bulb. Nature Neuroscience 17: 1208-1216.
Fukunaga,I., Berning,M., Kollo,M., Schmalz,A., and Schaefer A.T. (2012) Distinct Temporal Channels of Olfactory Bulb Output. Neuron 75:320-329.