November 17, 2013|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
November 13, 2013|
From determining structures to figuring out functions, brain-mapping scientists are applying new technologies to understand the hub of the central nervous system.
November 5, 2013|
Researchers show that tissues are more likely than single cells to suffer damage during cryopreservation because of the tight junctions between cells.
October 31, 2013|
Neurons within a person’s brain exhibit striking variations in DNA copy number.
October 20, 2013|
Researchers design a clear cellular scaffold called a hydrogel that can be used to detect and transmit light to cells in vivo.
October 7, 2013|
Researchers apply a 3-D printing technique to structure populations of bacteria in a three-dimensional environment.
August 28, 2013|
Three-dimensional tissues called “cerebral organoids” can model the earliest stages of brain development.
August 5, 2013|
Scientists have located a type of brain cell that helps people navigate unfamiliar territory.
July 23, 2013|
A newly instated patent law discriminates against academics and small biotechs.
July 17, 2013|
Researchers analyze smoke generated during surgical tumor removal to distinguish healthy and diseased tissues in real time.