Ryan, Mathew, Melanie,Franklin, Malak, Marla, Paley, Alex and Amanda (not shown, Anna, Corey Webster)

Ryan, Mathew, Melanie,Franklin, Malak, Marla, Paley, Alex and Amanda (not shown, Anna, Corey Webster)

PI:  mfeller@berkeley.edu:

Marla Feller, Professor
mfeller@berkeley.edu

CV

Current Lab Members: 


Franklin Caval-Holme, Graduate student in Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute
Modulation of gap junction coupling in retinal microcircuits containing intrinsically photosensitive retinal ganglion cells
franklin.caval-holme[at]berkeley.edu

 

 

Malak El Quessny, Graduate Student in Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, malakq[at]berkeley.edu

Development of direction selective circuits

 

 

Melanie Lee, Postdoctoral Researcher, mel2010[at]berkeley.edu  

Development of direction selectivity

 

 

Ryan Morrie, Graduate Student in Molecular & Cell Biology
Recipient of the NSF predoctoral fellowship
Development of direction selectivity
ryan.morrie[at]berkeley.edu

 

 

Mathew Summers, Graduate Student in Molecular and Cell Biology graduate program, msummers@berkeley.edu

Cellular mechanism underlying tuning properties of direction selective ganglion cells

 

 

Alex Tiriac, Postdoctoral Researcher, atiriac[at]berkeley.edu

Retinal waves and interactions with emerging light-sensitive circuits

 

Anna Vlasits, Graduate Student in Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute
Recipient of the NSF and NRSA predoctoral fellowships

Direction selectivity and starburst amacrine cells
avlasits[at]berkeley.edu

 

 

Corey Webster, Graduate Student in Molecular and Cell Biology Graduate Program

Interactions between neurons and glia during development                             cwebster[at]berkeley.edu

 

Paley Han, SRA
hanxk[at]berkeley.edu

 

 

 

 

Alumni: 

David Arroyo, Ph. D., Molecular and Cell Biology, 2011-2016                                                                               Recipient of NSF Predoctoral Fellowship and Ruth L. Kirschstein predoctoral Fellowship from NIH

Rémi Bos, Postdoctoral Researcher 2013-2016
currently at Institut de Neurosciences de la Timone, Marseille

Juliana M. Rosa, Postdoctoral Researcher, 2014-2015

Georgeann Sack,  Postdoctoral Researcher 2011-2014
Communications specialist, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Lowry Kirkby, Ph. D.  Biophysics, 2008-2014
Recipient of the NSF Predoctoral and Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds Ph.D Fellowships
Postdoctoral Researcher at UCSF

Alana FirlPh. D. Vision Science, 2009-2014
Mechanisms of generation and propagation of late stage retinal waves
New Biology Postdoctoral Fellow, UC Davis

Aaron Hamby, Ph. D.Molecular and Cell Biology  2008 – 2013
Recipient of Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA predoctoral fellowship from NIH
Researcher, Ingenuity Inc.

Michal Rivlin,  Postdoctoral Researcher, 2009-2013
Human Frontier Science Program Fellow
Assistant Professor at Weitzmann Institute
http://www.weizmann.ac.il/neurobiology/labs/rivlin/

Kevin Ford, Ph.D.  Molecular and Cell Biology, 2006- 2011
Recipient of Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA predoctoral fellowship from NIH
Data Scientist at Counsyl

Wei Wei,  Postdoctoral Researcher, 2008-2011
Assistant Professor, University of Chicago

Aaron Blankenship. Ph. D. UCSD Neuroscience, 2004 – 2009
Recipient of Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA predoctoral fellowship from NIH
IT Consultant Biologics at Bayer

Anastacia Anishchenko, Postdoctoral Researcher, 2005-2009

Justin Elstrott, UCSD Computational Neuroscience 2004-2009
Recipient of the NSF predoctoral fellowship
Scientific Manager, Genentech Research and Early Development

Ethan Hua, Master’s UCSD Biological Sciences, 2006-2008
Medical student at UC Davis Medical School

Tim Dunn, Ph. D. UCSD Biological Sciences, 2003-2008

Chih-Tien Wang,  Postdoctoral Researcher, 2004-2007
Associate Professor at the National Taiwan University

Tony del Rio, Postdoctoral Researcher, 2004-2006                                                                                                Research Scientist, Boston Biomedical, Inc

Sally Firth, Postdoctoral Researcher, 2002-2005
Lecturer in the Department of Pharmacology, University of Queensland

Christine Torborg,  Graduate Student (PhD), 2001-2004
Health Science Policy Advisor at NINDS, NIH

Michael ColicosPostdoctoral Researcher, 2002-2003
Currently Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics, University of Calgary

Bryan Hwang
Recipient of HHMI Research Training Fellowship
HHMI Scholar, 1999-2000

Rukimini Mirotznik  Postdoctoral Researcher, 1999-2000
Mirotznik Editing Services

Richard HarrisPostdoctoral Researcher, 1998-2000
Recipient of an NINDS Intramural National Research Service Award
Research Professor at the University of Michigan

Joshua Singer,  Postdoctoral Researcher, 1998-2000
Recipient of a Pharmacology Research Associate Program Fellowship from NIGMS
Associate Professor at University of Maryland

2015 - Chris Gainer, Shaw Hsu, Kaili Zhou, Marla, Ryan, Paley, Juli, Remi and David

2015 - Chris Gainer, Shaw Hsu, Kaili Zhou, Marla, Ryan, Paley, Juli, Remi and David

Feller lab - 2013 - Back;  ryan, Georgeann, Anna, Marla, Aaron, Remi.  Front:  Alana, David, Lowry, Michal and Melissa

Feller lab - 2013 - Back;  ryan, Georgeann, Anna, Marla, Aaron, Remi.  Front:  Alana, David, Lowry, Michal and Melissa

Feller lab 2010:  Lowry, Kevin, Wei, Paley, Will, Justin, Aaron B, Marla, Aaron H, Anastacia

Feller lab 2010:  Lowry, Kevin, Wei, Paley, Will, Justin, Aaron B, Marla, Aaron H, Anastacia

Feller lab UCSD - 2006 -- Marla, Kevin, Anastacia, Tim, Tony, Justin, Aaron, Chih-tien and Papiya Mahapatra

Feller lab 2006 (UCSD):  Marla, Kevin, Anastacia, Tim, Tony, Justin, Aaron, Chih-tien and Papiya Mahapatria

LEFT:   1999 (NIH), Bryan Hwang, Rukki, Rick, Peg Coulombe, Josh and Marla;  RIGHT:  2003 (UCSD) BACK: Tim, Marla, Michael, Christine, Kristi Hansen, Sally.  FRONT: Jenel Bosze, Gianna Muir-Robinson, Ninaz Shiva, Angel Jimenez

LEFT:   1999 (NIH), Bryan Hwang, Rukki, Rick, Peg Coulombe, Josh and Marla;  RIGHT:  2003 (UCSD) BACK: Tim, Marla, Michael, Christine, Kristi Hansen, Sally.  FRONT: Jenel Bosze, Gianna Muir-Robinson, Ninaz Shiva, Angel Jimenez