Funding Sources

We'd like to acknowledge the following for current and past funding: NIH Brain Initiative, NSF, Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, AFOSR, ARL, Abe and Ester Zarem, Benjamin Hall, Packard Foundation, MacArthur Foundation.

New Papers

Schnell, B., Ros, I., and M. H. Dickinson (2017). A descending neuron correlated with the rapid steering maneuvers of Flying Drosophila. Current Biology: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.03.004

Lindsay, T., Sustar, A., and M.H. Dickinson (2017). The function and organization of the motor system controlling flight maneuvers in flies. Current Biology 27: 345-358

Muijres, F.T., Elzinga, N., Iwasaki, J., Dickinson, M.H. (2016). Flies compensate for unilateral wing damage through a modular adjustment of wing and body kinematics. Interface Focus 7: 20160103

Suver, M., Huda, A., Iwasaki, N., Safarik, S., Dickinson, M. H. (2016). An array of descending visual interneurons encoding self-motion in Drosophila. J Neurosci. 36:11768 –11780

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