Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
By studying neurons generated directly from skin cells, Salk researchers showed the impact of aged mitochondria on brain cells
Findings may provide new insights into the connections between movement and touch
Novel drug protects memory function in mice exposed to simulated cosmic radiation
New technology is expected to give researchers a dynamic tool to study the brain’s role in various behaviors.
Using multiple types of cells found in the brain’s hippocampus, Salk researchers modeled how connections between cells go awry in schizophrenia
Columbia researchers propose new and critical role for neurons in brain’s smell center.
Findings may be relevant to other disorders, from autism to PTSD
A Yale research team has identified a gene that when eliminated can spur regeneration of axons in nerve cells severed by spinal cord injury.
New research has revealed atomic-scale details about the workings of an experimental drug that boosts learning and memory.
Rockefeller researchers report on an unusual cell-death process whose discovery could shed new light on how cells bury their dead.