Martin Meyer

Martin Meyer

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Martin Meyer graduated in Biology from University College London in 1996 where he also obtained his PhD in Cell and Developmental Biology in 2000. He then moved to Stanford University as a Wellcome Trust-funded postdoctoral fellow to work in the laboratory of Stephen Smith. In 2007 he obtained a Career Development Award from the Medical Research Council to set up his own group in the Department for Developmental Neurobiology at King’s College London where he is currently a Senior Lecturer.


Thompson Reuters Researcher ID: C-5472-2009

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Martin Meyer New Wellcome Investigator Award

The funding will support research on visual encoding by neuronal populations.

Selected publications:

Liao M, Kundap U, Rosch RE, Burrows DRW, Meyer MP, Bouchra BOA, Cossette P, Samarut É (2019) Targeted knockout of GABA receptor gamma 2 subunit provokes transient light-induced reflex seizures in zebrafish larvae. Dis Model Mech

Diana G, Sainsbury TTJ, Meyer MP (2019) Bayesian inference of neuronal assemblies. PLoS Comput Biol 15: e1007481
Abbas F, Triplett MA, Goodhill GJ, Meyer MP (2017) A Three-Layer Network Model of Direction Selective Circuits in the Optic Tectum. Front Neural Circuits 11: 88

Nikolaou N, Meyer MP (2015) Lamination Speeds the Functional Development of Visual Circuits. Neuron 88: 999-1013