Alessandro Didonna University of California, San Francisco
27 protocols

Divya Sitaraman Psychological Sc, University of San Diego, USA
2 protocols

Imre Gáspár INSTITUTE OF MOLECULAR BIOTECHNOLOGY, IMBA, Vienna
7 protocols

Xi Feng University of California, San Francisco
33 protocols

Reviewer
Sunanda Marella
  • Research associate, University of California, Santa Barbara
Research focus
  • Neuroscience
  • Genetics, Neurobiology, Developmental Biology

Education

Ph.D, Eberhard Karls University of Tuebingen, 2003

Lab information

Julie Simpson
https://labs.mcdb.ucsb.edu/simpson/julie/members/marella

Publications

Marella S, Fischler W, Kong P, Asgarian S, Rueckert E, Scott K.
Imaging taste responses in the fly brain reveals a functional map of taste category and behavior.
Neuron. 2006 49(2):285-95.

Fischler W, Kong P, Marella S, Scott K.
The detection of carbonation by the Drosophila gustatory system.
Nature. 2007 448(7157):1054-7.
Marella S, Mann K, Scott K.
Dopaminergic modulation of sucrose acceptance behavior in Drosophila.
Neuron. 2012 8;73(5):941-50.
Engel GL, Marella S, Kaun KR, Wu J, Adhikari P, Kong EC, Wolf FW.
Sir2/Sirt1 Links Acute Inebriation to Presynaptic Changes and the Development of Alcohol Tolerance, Preference, and Reward.
J Neurosci. 2016 May 11;36(19):5241-51.
3 Protocols reviewed
A High-throughput and Pathophysiologically Relevant Astrocyte-motor Neuron Co-culture Assay for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Therapeutic Discovery
Authors:  Matthew J. Stopford, Scott P. Allen and Laura Ferraiuolo, date: 09/05/2019, view: 717, Q&A: 0
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is an adult onset neurological disorder characterized by loss of motor neurons leading to progressive muscle wasting and eventually death. Astrocytes play a key role in disease pathogenesis. However, the ability ...
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A Novel Hygrotaxis Assay for Assessing Thirst Perception and Water Sensation in Drosophila
Authors:  Yuanjie Sun, Shan Gao, Feiteng Ji and Yan Zhu, date: 02/05/2019, view: 1125, Q&A: 0
Water is essential for the survival of terrestrial animals. Animals obtain water from their food, from metabolism and, more importantly, by drinking. It is therefore vital for dehydrated animals to efficiently locate water sources in the wild. ...
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