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Macrophages, Traffic Tactics, and the Hippocampus! *NO COVER*

  • Jul 24, 2014 · 6:30 PM

Get the skinny on under-appreciated "sentinel" cells called macrophages, pick up tricks to boost your errand-running efficiency, and investigate something called Growth Factor X's role in the brain - is it truly a hero or a villain?


Join us for a special super-science edition of Nerd Nite, featuring speakers from the University of Michigan's RELATE program.


Grab a drink, bring a friend, and immerse yourself in some of the research being done right in our very own fair city.


No charge this month, thanks to the kind folks over at the Ann Arbor District Library! Thanks, AADL!

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  • Mariah C.

    GIANT thanks to everyone who came out to both listen and to speak last night! It was definitely one of our biggest Nerd Nites yet, and we'll work on more seating for next time! Mark your calendars for the next NNA2 on Thursday, August 21! Topics coming soon... ;) If you felt inspired to speak at a future NN, fill out a quick-and-easy form to apply:
    http://goo.gl/WScBmu

    ...and, if you're curious about the RELATE program, you can learn more here:
    https://www.facebook.com/learntoRELATE

    July 25, 2014

  • Brandon

    I really liked the presentations. I did not know depression had such an impact on the hippocampus. All of the presentations rocked.

    1 · July 24, 2014

  • Amber C.

    We are very excited for tonight's collaborative event with RELATE! Can't wait to learn and drink with you all – see you tonight!

    1 · July 24, 2014

  • Amy M.

    Sad day! I wish I would be in town for this event. I will be in Arziona. I will catch the next event.

    July 18, 2014

    • Mariah C.

      Bummer that we'll miss you this time, but we hope to see you for the next round on August 21!

      July 22, 2014

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