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 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 11, 2014|
Stephen Heinemann, who along with his colleagues identified the genes encoding the major excitatory neurotransmitter receptors in the brain, has passed away at age 75.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 7, 2014|
Once considered neurotransmission-related noise, scientists now show that the spontaneous release of presynaptic vesicles is imperative for the maturation of Drosophila synapses.
May 1, 2014|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.
April 14, 2014|
Doctors implant custom-made organs, built from a tissue sample and a biodegradable scaffold, into four female patients born with underdeveloped or missing vaginas.
April 7, 2014|
Reduction in telomere length is associated with stress early on in life and may have a genetic component, researchers find.