February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
February 17, 2016|
Simple versions of brain organoids could serve as new models for testing the effects of drugs, researchers reported at this year’s AAAS meeting.
January 31, 2016|
A mouse study suggests a mechanism by which severe infections during pregnancy increase autism risk.
January 27, 2016|
Monkeys genetically engineered with multiple copies of an autism-linked human gene display some autism-like behaviors, scientists show.
January 18, 2016|
The genomics arm of the National Institutes of Health has pledged a total of $280 million for research into the genetic bases of disease.
December 11, 2015|
Researchers link different mutations in a single gene to autistic and schizophrenic phenotypes in mice.
December 1, 2015|
A rash of deformed lambs eventually led to the creation of a cancer-fighting agent.
November 9, 2015|
A new study is rewriting 50 years of biological dogma by suggesting that mature blood cells develop much more rapidly from stem cells than previously thought.
November 1, 2015|
Adipogenesis in mice has alternating genetic requirements throughout the animals’ lives.
October 26, 2015|
Oxytocin and social contact together modulate endocannabinoid activity in the mouse brain, which could help explain the prosocial effects of marijuana use.