A new study reveals how the amygdala is involved in controlling predatory behavior in mice.
December 31, 2015|
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December 29, 2015|
A second fatal, transmissible cancer has been identified in the already endangered species.
December 24, 2015|
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December 21, 2015|
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December 16, 2015|
As researchers work to improve the precision gene-editing technology, the community discusses the best way to use it.
November 26, 2015|
Scientists document the characteristics and connections of mouse neocortical neurons to establish the most detailed microcircuit map to date.
November 19, 2015|
A type of bariatric surgery eliminates gut-to-brain signals that trigger sugar highs, a mouse study shows.
November 12, 2015|
Scientists identify a barrier in mice between the intestine and its blood supply, and suggest how Salmonella sneaks through it.
October 30, 2015|
Modifying a vibration-based optical technique can capture images of living tissues, researchers show.
October 29, 2015|
Genomic data shared via the Beacon Project are vulnerable to privacy breaches, scientists show.