Our lab focuses on social behaviors such as recognition, parenting, aggression and mating. We are interested in examining variability in circuit functions and behaviors that develop throughout an animal’s lifespan.

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The Bergan lab employs many techniques, but focuses mainly on neuroanatomical experiments, electrophysiology and behavioral assays.

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