Your body is made up of trillions of cells—but what do you really know about them? Take our lab quiz and determine your CIQ (cell identification quotient).
February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
February 11, 2016|
Ancient DNA in the genomes of modern humans influences a range of physiological traits.
February 5, 2016|
A study on human cells reveals how cellular aging affects the 3-D architecture of chromosomes.
January 27, 2016|
Genetic evidence suggests that overactive synaptic pruning drives development of schizophrenia.
January 13, 2016|
Repeated exposure to explosions can damage the cerebellum in combat veterans and mouse models alike.
December 31, 2015|
A look at the contributions of some of the prominent researchers who died this year
December 29, 2015|
A second fatal, transmissible cancer has been identified in the already endangered species.
December 24, 2015|
The Scientist’s choice of major improvements in imaging, optogenetics, single-cell analyses, and CRISPR
December 9, 2015|
The complex connectivities of mammalian and avian brains can confound the outcomes of transient neural manipulations, researchers show.
November 26, 2015|
Scientists document the characteristics and connections of mouse neocortical neurons to establish the most detailed microcircuit map to date.