May 1, 2013|
May 2013's selection of notable quotes
May 1, 2013|
Viral infections of the central nervous system may trigger cytokines that induce seizures.
April 22, 2013|
A new study of brain activity patterns suggests that babies as young as 5 months old have the neural mechanisms to register that they’ve seen a face.
April 19, 2013|
A cancer researcher found guilty of misconduct has reached a settlement with the ORI that allows him to apply for federal research funding.
April 18, 2013|
A researcher working for a US pharmaceutical company’s Scotland branch is sent to prison for falsifying safety test data on experimental drugs due for clinical trials.
April 17, 2013|
Researchers are identifying distinctive brain activity patterns that can be used to monitor patients under anesthesia and assess consciousness in “vegetative” patients.
April 16, 2013|
A new study blames the unreliable nature of some research in the field on underpowered statistical analyses.
April 15, 2013|
Just the flavor of beer is enough to boost dopamine in brain areas related to reward—especially in men with alcoholic relatives.
April 11, 2013|
Mutations tied to autism in mice lead to deficits in the signaling pathway activated by marijuana.
April 9, 2013|
A former University of Washington researcher did commit misconduct 10 years ago, according to the Office of Research Integrity.