John Zachary Young

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University College London, London, United Kingdom 
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Bio:

Discovered squid giant axon in 1930s.

Mean distance: 12.2 (cluster 17)
 
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Cross-listing: Physiology Academic Tree

Parents

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Derek Ernst Denny-Brown grad student Oxford
 (JZY acknowledges DD-B as a key mentor, albeit not formally as PG-Supervisor )
Sir Charles Scott Sherrington grad student Oxford
 (JZY acknowledges CSS as a key mentor albeit not formally as PG-Supervisor )

Children

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Peter B. Medawar research assistant 1935 Oxford
Ray W. Guillery grad student UCL
Jennifer S. Lund grad student UCL
Héctor Maldonado grad student Universidad de Buenos Aires
John Messenger grad student UCL (Physiology Academic Tree)
Stuart Sutherland grad student Sussex (PsychTree)
Semir Zeki grad student UCL
David Faubert Barker grad student 1943-1948 Oxford
Peter O. Bishop post-doc UCL
Brian Boycott post-doc UCL
E George Gray research scientist 1959-1976 UCL

Collaborators

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Sir John Carew Eccles collaborator 1932-1932 ANU
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Publications

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Messenger JB, Young JZ. (1999) The radular apparatus of cephalopods Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 354: 161-182
Young JZ. (1991) Light has many meanings for cephalopods. Visual Neuroscience. 7: 1-12
Young JZ. (1991) The concept of neuroglia. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 633: 1-18
Young JZ. (1991) Special lecture: The concept of neuroglia Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 633: 1-18
Young JZ. (1991) Ctenopteryx the comb-fin squid is related to Loligo Bulletin of Marine Science. 49: 148-161
Young JZ. (1989) The Bayliss-Starling lecture. Some special senses in the sea. The Journal of Physiology. 411: 1-25
Young JZ. (1983) The distributed tactile memory system of Octopus Proceedings of the Royal Society of London - Biological Sciences. 218: 135-176
Young JZ. (1979) Learning as a process of selection and amplification. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. 72: 801-14
Young JZ. (1978) Cellular basis for long-term neuronal adaptation. Biochemical Society Transactions. 6: 839-41
Young JZ. (1978) Short-lasting memory in lower nervous centers in Octopus. Journal of Neurobiology. 9: 159-72
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