September 2013

Years 2-4

October 1, 2014 - September 30, 2017

Role of recurring neuronal activity patterns during oscillatory events in the formation and consolidation of hippocampus dependent memories

ZUGARO Michael

Year 1

September 2, 2013 - June 27, 2014
Université Paris Descartes

Lab rot 1 (M2 internship)Coupled hippocampo-cortical rhythms underlying learning and memory.

Lab rot 2Simulating the prefrontal response to hippocampal ripple inputs

ZUGARO Michael
HAKIM Vincent


Thesis defense : 09/21/2018

Doctoral fellowship (year 1-3) supported by the Labex MEMOLIFE

Research Ingeneer fellowship at College de france (09/2018)


Todorova R, Zugaro M. Hippocampal ripples as a mode of communication with cortical and subcortical areas. Hippocampus. 2018 Aug 1. doi: 10.1002/hipo.22997

Maingret N, Girardeau G, Todorova R, Goutierre M, Zugaro MHippocampo-cortical coupling mediates memory consolidation during sleep.Nat Neurosci. 2016 Jul;19(7):959-64. doi: 10.1038/nn.4304. Epub 2016 May 16.


Michaël ZUGARO
Our research targets the neurophysiological basis of spatial navigation and memory, in particular the network processes that integrate internal signals (representations, expectations, emotions) and...