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Announcement of the Awardee of the 2021 Joseph Altman Award
in Developmental Neuroscience

We here extend our heartfelt congratulations to the following awardee of the 2021 Joseph Altman Award in Developmental Neuroscience.
The award ceremony and lecture will be held virtually during Neuroscience2021, the 44th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society and 1st CJK International Meeting.
Sergiu P Pasca(Stanford University)
Comments on receiving the Altman Award
Submitted articles:
Birey F#, Andersen J#, Makinson C#, Islam S, Wei W, Huber N, Fan CH, Metzler K, Panagiotakos G, Thom N, O’Rourke NA, Steinmetz LM, Bernstein JA, Hallmayer J, Huguenard JR, and Paşca SP (2017). Assembly of functionally-integrated forebrain spheroids. Nature 545: 54-59
Miura Y, Li M-Y, Birey Y, Ikeda K, Revah O, Thete MV, Park J-Y, Puno A, Lee SH, Porteus MH, and Paşca SP (2020). Generation of human striatal organoids and cortico-striatal assembloids from human pluripotent stem cells. Nature Biotechnology 38: 1421-1430
Andersen J, Revah O, Miura Y, Thom N, Amin ND, Kelly KW, Singh M, Chen X, Thete MV, Walczak E, Vogel H, Fan C, and Paşca SP (2020). Generation of functional human 3D cortico-motor assembloids. Cell 183(7): P1913-1929.E26