fluorescent rig

Techniques often employed in the Tasker lab include:

  • Brain Slice Patch-Clamp Electrophysiology
  • Optogenetic/Chemogenetic Circuit Manipulation
  • Live-Cell Fluorescence Imaging
  • Behavioral Assays Using Genetic Mouse and Rat Models
  • Cell Culture
  • Histology/Immunohistochemistry


In addition to the equipment available in the Tasker Lab and the Cell & Molecular Biology Core, researchers also have access to the following facilities: