Mr. Shinichi Miyazaki, (4th year student, Ph.D. Program in Humanics, University of Tsukuba), published a first author paper in iScience (Cell Press).

Title: Intracellular Ca 2+ dynamics in the ALA neuron reflect sleep pressure and regulate sleep in Caenorhabditis elegans

[Message from Mr. Miyazaki]
From programming to creating genetically modified worms, it has been hard work. This project has just begun; we are trying to understand sleep regulatory mechanisms using worms.