February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
Covering the life sciences inside and out
February 17, 2016|
What does blood oxygen level–dependent functional magnetic resonance imaging actually tell us about brain activity?
February 11, 2016|
Ancient DNA in the genomes of modern humans influences a range of physiological traits.
February 8, 2016|
In mice, cancer cells genetically modified to express an anticancer cytokine home to tumors and can reduce their growth.
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