Vossel Lab

Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Research and Care at UCLA
Vossel Lab

710 Westwood Plaza, Room 3-243
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1769
Email: vshandilya@mednet.ucla.edu


Dr. Vishnu Shandilya is a Postdoctoral Researcher in Dr. Keith Vossel's lab. He did his Ph.D. at the University of Hyderabad, where his behavioral and molecular neuroscience work was on the synaptic plasticity gene Arc and memory. He is excited to contribute to Alzheimer’s disease research in the Vossel lab and UCLA Easton Center.


Vossel Lab

Education and Degrees

Bachelor of Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad, India

Doctor of Philosophy, Cognitive Sciences (Neuroscience specialization), University of Hyderabad, India


Shandilya MCV, Gautam A. The temporal effect of hippocampal Arc in the working memory paradigm during novelty exploration. Brain Res Bull. 2020 May; 158:51-58. doi:10.1016/j.brainresbull.2020.02.013

Shandilya MCV, Gautam A. Hippocampal Arc Induces Decay of Object Recognition Memory in Male Mice. Neuroscience. 2020 Apr 1; 431:193-204. doi:10.1016/j.neuroscience.2020.02.012

Oral Presentation

The temporal effect on working memory performance in wild and scopolamine administered mice after the novel experience in Y Maze. 5th meeting of Annual Conference of Cognitive Science, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, Oct 2018.

Poster Presentation

The temporal effect on the working memory performance and Arc mRNA expression after the novel experience in amnesic mouse model. International Conference on Neuroscience and 36th Annual meeting of Indian Academy of Neurosciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Oct 2018.