Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The technology captures cellular activity across large volumes of neural tissue, with impressive speed and at new depths.
School of Medicine researchers find MDMA, or ecstasy, reactivates a learning period for social rewards, allowing test subjects to form positive associations where none existed before
Mouse study suggests gut sensors monitor the hydration potential of each drink you take.
Understanding the molecular mechanisms of resistance to antidepressants.
Columbia study highlights key role this gene plays in essential biological processes; offers promising new target for combating PTSD, a disorder that impacts women more than men.
Genetic mechanism may play a role in at least 10 percent of all obesity cases.
Mutations of the TRIO gene are found in a significant number of people suffering from several neurodevelopmental disorders.
Small clusters of brain cells grown from stem cells in a laboratory dish mimic the development and organization of full-size chimpanzee brains.
Columbia team harnesses powerful technology to uncover never-before-seen details of the nervous system, demonstrating SCAPE’s broad potential to decipher the brain.
Researchers describe neural mechanisms responsible for the organisms' strategic local search for food.