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 )
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
Elis Wyn Knight-Jones grad student 1950 Oxford (Marine Ecology Tree)
Peter O. Bishop post-doc UCL
Brian Boycott post-doc UCL
E George Gray research scientist 1959-1976 UCL

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John Carew Eccles collaborator 1932-1932 ANU
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Nakashiba T, Young JZ, McHugh TJ, et al. (2008) Transgenic inhibition of synaptic transmission reveals role of CA3 output in hippocampal learning. Science (New York, N.Y.). 319: 1260-4
Young JZ. (2008) The Neuroscientist's Summary Brain and Mind. 397-403
Young JZ, Isiegas C, Abel T, et al. (2006) Metaplasticity of the late-phase of long-term potentiation: a critical role for protein kinase A in synaptic tagging. The European Journal of Neuroscience. 23: 1784-94
Young JZ, Nguyen PV. (2005) Homosynaptic and heterosynaptic inhibition of synaptic tagging and capture of long-term potentiation by previous synaptic activity. The Journal of Neuroscience : the Official Journal of the Society For Neuroscience. 25: 7221-31
Young JZ, Keynes R. (2005) The Functioning of the Giant Nerve Fibres of the Squid. 1938 - J.Z. and the discovery of squid giant nerve fibres. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 208: 179-80
Scharf MT, Woo NH, Lattal KM, et al. (2002) Protein synthesis is required for the enhancement of long-term potentiation and long-term memory by spaced training. Journal of Neurophysiology. 87: 2770-7
Nguyen PV, Duffy SN, Young JZ. (2000) Differential maintenance and frequency-dependent tuning of LTP at hippocampal synapses of specific strains of inbred mice. Journal of Neurophysiology. 84: 2484-93
Sims DW, Andrews PL, Young JZ. (2000) Stomach rinsing in rays. Nature. 404: 566
Messenger JB, Young JZ. (1999) The radular apparatus of cephalopods Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 354: 161-182
Andrews PLR, Sims DW, Young JZ. (1998) Induction of emesis by the sodium channel activator veratrine in the lesser spotted dogfish, Scyliorhinus canicula (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii) Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. 78: 1269-1279
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