Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
The scientists show that the genes expressed by a particular cell type can vary across species, and between individuals.
A recent multi-institutional study, led by Rockefeller scientists, has produced a new blueprint of the Aedes aegypti genome.
Direct recordings of human brain activity link memory, emotion and anxiety during bouts of low mood.
Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience may have just uncovered key aspects of how the brain controls posture.
Columbia scientists reveal new details of how a naturally occurring hormone can boost memory in aging mice, laying the groundwork for staving off this form of memory loss in people.
Featuring Zuckerman Institute Principal Investigator Michael Shadlen, MD, PhD
Salk researchers show protein made by astrocytes enables the brain’s maturation and regulates its flexibility.
Scientists say they have found preliminary evidence of an evolutionary link between the social behaviors of octopuses and humans.
ASTN2 helps move proteins away from the membrane in a timely fashion.
Columbia research finds unexpected resilience in the brain; findings could inform future treatment approaches for patients recuperating from stroke or other brain trauma.