User:Shyam Diwakar

From OpenWetWare
Jump to navigationJump to search

I am a new member of OpenWetWare!

Contact Info

Shyam Diwakar (an artistic interpretation)
  • Shyam Diwakar
  • Amrita University
  • School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri
  • Clappana P.O.
  • Kollam, Kerala, 690525, India
  • Email me through OpenWetWare

I personally work on computational neuroscience. See more info:

We, at Amrita work on a National project called Virtual Labs Visit our virtual labs


  • 2008, PhD, University of Milan

Research interests

  1. Computational Neuroscience
  2. Machine learning
  3. Virtualization, e-learning and virtual labs


  1. Diwakar S, Magistretti J, Goldfarb M, Naldi G, and D'Angelo E. Axonal Na+ channels ensure fast spike activation and back-propagation in cerebellar granule cells. J Neurophysiol. 2009 Feb;101(2):519-32. DOI:10.1152/jn.90382.2008 | PubMed ID:19073816 | HubMed [Paper1]
  2. Prestori F, Rossi P, Bearzatto B, Lainé J, Necchi D, Diwakar S, Schiffmann SN, Axelrad H, and D'Angelo E. Altered neuron excitability and synaptic plasticity in the cerebellar granular layer of juvenile prion protein knock-out mice with impaired motor control. J Neurosci. 2008 Jul 9;28(28):7091-103. DOI:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0409-08.2008 | PubMed ID:18614678 | HubMed [Paper2]
  3. Goldfarb M, Schoorlemmer J, Williams A, Diwakar S, Wang Q, Huang X, Giza J, Tchetchik D, Kelley K, Vega A, Matthews G, Rossi P, Ornitz DM, and D'Angelo E. Fibroblast growth factor homologous factors control neuronal excitability through modulation of voltage-gated sodium channels. Neuron. 2007 Aug 2;55(3):449-63. DOI:10.1016/j.neuron.2007.07.006 | PubMed ID:17678857 | HubMed [Paper3]
  4. ISBN:8120328973 [Book1]

All Medline abstracts: PubMed | HubMed

Useful links