2010 Undergraduate Summer Research Program Participant

Home Department: Computer Science, Biology
Supported by: Bio-X
Mentor: Bruce MacIver, Professor of Anesthesia

Yoon Seok Kim is a biology major who is about to start his senior year at Stanford. He is pursuing his research at Professor M Bruce MacIve's neuropharmacology lab at Grant Building this summer. His main research topic is “The Role of GABA-B-mediated Inhibition in IAnesthetic-induced Depression of Hippocampal Responses.” Yoon, as a student who is trying to achieve his goal to become a famous neuroscientist in the future, is trying to experience as much as he can this summer.

Poster presented at the Stanford Bio-X Interdisciplinary Initiatives Symposium on August 25, 2010:

Effect of GABA A Antagonist on Epileptic Brain Slice

Yoon Seok Kim, Vytas Dargis-Robinson, and M Bruce MacIver
[Computer Science, Biological Science, Anesthesia; Stanford University]