• February
    • Award: Gage Liddiard got first place in the Papajohn Biomedical Institute Best Paper Competition for Graduate Students for 2023.
  • January
    • Milestone: Rachel Langton celebrated her 5-year anniversary at The University of Iowa.
    • Publication (Clinical): Jagadish, S., Czech, MT., Zimmerman, MB., Glykys, J. Epilepsy Incidence and Developmental Outcomes After Early Discontinuation of Antiseizure Medication in Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy. Pediatric Neurology. Jan 11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2024.01.009


  • December
    • Publication (Basic): Liddiard GT, Suryahvanshi PS, Glykys J. Enhancing GABAergic tonic inhibition reduces seizure-like activity in the neonatal mouse hippocampus and neocortex. Journal of Neuroscience 4 January 2024, e1342232023; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1342-23.2023
  • October
    • Recognition: Our publication Islam et al., is the cover slide for the eNeuro website for the week of October 25 to November 1, 2023 (www.eneuro.org).
    • Award: Dr. Glykys is now a Fellow of the American Epilepsy Society.
  • September
    • Publication (Basic): Islam MS, Suryavanshi P, Baule SM, Glykys J, Baek S. A Deep Learning Approach for Neuronal Cell Body Segmentation in Neurons Expressing GCaMP using a Swin Transformer. eNeuro. 2023 Sep 13; ENEURO.0148-23.2023.PMID: 37704367. 
  • July
    • Award: Pratyush Suryavanshi (post-doc) was awarded a 2023 Post-doctoral Award Fellowship by the American Epilepsy Society
  • March
    •  Publication (Basic): Takezawa, Y., Langton, R., Baule, SM., Zimmerman, MB., Baek, S., Glykys, J. Role of NKCC1 and KCC2 during hypoxia-induced neuronal swelling in the neonatal neocortex. Neurobiology of Disease. 2023. PMID: 36706928. Pubmed Link
    • Award: Gage Liddiard was awarded a Graduate College Summer Fellowship for Summer 2023.


  • April:
  • July:
    • Gage Liddiard successfully passed his Doctoral Comprehensive Examination.
    • Joseph Glykys was promoted to Associate Professor in Pediatrics and Neurology.
  • October:
    • Publication (Basic): Langton R, Sharma S, Tiarks GC, Bassuk AG, Glykys, J. Lacosamide decreases neonatal seizures without increasing apoptosis. Epilepsia. 2022. PMID: 36168798. doi: 10.1111/epi.17423: Pubmed Link


  • January:    
    • Pratyush Suryavanshi, Ph.D., joined the Glykys Laboratory as a Post-Doctoral Researcher.
  • April:          
    • Publication (Basic): Tong L, Langton R, Glykys J, Baek S. ANMAF: An automated neuronal morphology analysis framework using convolutional neural networks, Scientific Reports. 2021 April 14;11(1):8179. PMID: 33854113. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-87471-w
  • May:           
    •  Publication (Basic): Sturgeon M., Langton R., Sharma S., Cornell R., Glykys J., Bassuk AG. The opioid antagonist naltrexone decreases seizure-like activity in genetic and chemically induced epilepsy models. Epilepsia Open. 2021 May 24. Doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/epi4.12512
  • June:          
    • Publication (Basic): Rahmati N, Normloyle KP, Glykys J, Dzhala VI, Lillis KP, Kahle KT, Raiyyani R, Jacob T, Staley KJ. Unique actions of GABA arising from cytoplasmic chloride microdomains, Journal of Neuroscience. 2021 Jun 9;41(23):4957-4975. PMID: 33903223. doi: 10.1523/jneurosci.3175-20.2021
  • July:           
  • August:      
    • Gage Liddiard, MSTP student (Neuroscience), joined the Glykys Laboratory as a Graduate Student
    • Kimberly Fairhead joined the lab as an Undergraduate Student
  • December: 
    • Publication (Clinical): Madathil S, Matsumoto S, Mathews KD, Glykys J. Central Nervous System Infections Due to Streptococcus anginosus Group: A Single-Center Case Series. J. Child Neurol. 2021. Dec 1; 8830738211052132.  doi: 10.1177/08830738211052132


  • January:        
    • Rachel Langton, BS, joined the Glykys Laboratory as a Research Technician.
  • July:               
    • Yusuke Takezawa, MD/Ph.D., a child neurologist from Japan, joined the Glykys Laboratory as a Post-Doctoral Researcher.
  • October:        
    • Samuel M. Baule, an undergraduate student, started in the Glykys Laboratory.
  • December:   
    • Publication (Clinical): Cole M, Zhorne L, Glykys J. Atypical Presentation of Primary Stabbing Headache in a Patient With Type 3 Gaucher Disease, Pediatric neurology. 2021 Mar;116:57-58. PMID:33486419. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2020.12.002.