A 3-D carbon nanotube mesh enables rat spinal tissue sections to reconnect in culture.
May 9, 2014|
Scenes from the labs that study the unique organ
May 1, 2014|
A temporal lobectomy led to profound memory impairment in a man who became the subject of neuroscientists for the rest of his life—and beyond.
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 2, 2014|
Researchers complete an atlas depicting gene expression across the developing human brain.
March 26, 2014|
New research suggests that the wooly beasts may have succumbed to a shrinking gene pool or intense environmental pressures as their species went extinct.
March 20, 2014|
The breast cancer-associated gene may play a protective role in neural stem cells, a mouse study finds.
March 1, 2014|
Once believed to be irrevocably differentiated, mature cells are now proving to be flexible, able to switch identities with relatively simple manipulation.
February 7, 2014|
Mouse and rat models of the developmental disorder responded positively to a drug given to their mothers a day before birth.
February 1, 2014|
Fueled by her love of visual data and addicted to chromosomes, Abby Dernburg continues to study how homologous chromosomes find each other during gamete formation.