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Exploring the Neuron Forest
Mary Beth Aberlin | Nov 1, 2013
Innovations in imaging techniques and genetic sequencing take neuroscience to a new level.
Vesicle Trafficking Trio Wins Nobel
Kerry Grens | Oct 7, 2013
James Rothman, Randy Schekman, and Thomas Südhof share Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology.
Pioneering Neurologist Dies
Chris Palmer | Aug 27, 2013
Neuroscientist and pediatric neurologist Peter Huttenlocher, who discovered that synapse growth peaks in early childhood, has passed away at age 82.
Scientists Make Retina Wiring Diagram
Chris Palmer | Aug 7, 2013
Researchers have created a neural wiring diagram of a chunk of mouse retina by analyzing thousands of electron microscopy images.
Hayley Dunning | Nov 1, 2012
Large RNA-protein packets use a novel mechanism to escape the cell nucleus.
Tiago Branco: Neuron Whisperer
Hayley Dunning | Oct 1, 2012
Senior Research Fellow, Wolfson Institute for Biomedical Research, University College London, Age: 34
SNAREs at the Synapse
Megan Scudellari | Jul 1, 2012
Using tiny lipid discs, scientists resolve contradictory evidence about how many proteins are required for neurotransmitter release.