A new study reveals how the amygdala is involved in controlling predatory behavior in mice.
October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 25, 2014|
Exercise-induced muscle metabolites protect the brain from stress-induced depression in a mouse model.
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
August 7, 2014|
Identical datasets yield opposite conclusions on the use of mice as models of human inflammation.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 22, 2014|
ASC specks—protein aggregations that drive inflammation—are released from dying immune cells, expanding the reach of a defense response.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 23, 2014|
Sperm-sex–sensing sows; blocking a pain receptor extends lifespan in mice; stop codons can code for amino acids; exploring the tumor exome
May 22, 2014|
Eliminating a pain receptor makes mice live longer and keeps their metabolisms young.