How male and female brains diverge is a hotly debated topic, but the study of model organisms points to differences that cannot be ignored.
May 1, 2014|
Researchers unravel the biology of beauty and art.
April 1, 2014|
Using patients’ own immune systems to fight cancer
April 1, 2014|
A dramatic loss of copper in key brain regions may be central to Alzheimer’s disease. Could restoring metals in the brain help?
February 1, 2014|
Neuroscientists are automating neural imaging and recording, allowing them to monitor increasingly large swaths of the brain in living, behaving animals.
December 1, 2013|
The Scientist’s annual competition uncovered a bonanza of interesting technologies that made their way onto the market and into labs this year.
November 1, 2013|
Researchers are piecing together the devilishly complex sets of genetic alterations underlying schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
October 28, 2013|
Deep-brain stimulation is allowing neurosurgeons to adjust the neural activity in specific brain regions to treat thousands of patients with myriad neurological disorders.
August 1, 2013|
Institutional funding and research support is critical to academics during this time of continued budgetary belt-tightening across government agencies.
May 1, 2013|
Researchers are using modern experimental tools to probe the mysterious molecular pathways that lead to premature labor and birth.
April 1, 2013|
Research into how the brain suffers as a result of chemotherapy is revealing potential avenues for ameliorating cognitive decline.