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A statistician discusses her discipline’s growing influence on biology and why she thinks the most important skill for the biostatistician may be communication, not analysis.
Aug 5 2020 | Stanford News
The Hoffman-Yee Research Grant Program seeks to harness artificial intelligence to build a better future for humanity.
Aug 3 2020 | Stanford Scope
Stanford researchers have shown how to create wireless brain-computer interfaces that could enable amputees to operate thought-controlled prostheses.
Jul 29 2020 | Stanford News
Stanford chemists have developed a new tool that shuttles unwanted cell surface proteins to their deaths.
Jul 27 2020 | Stanford Scope
Stanford postdoc Brielle Ferguson helped to organize a project called 'Black in Neuro Week' to amplify Black scientists in neuroscience.
Jul 23 2020 | Stanford Scope
Stanford-led research finds that the blood-brain barrier may be much more permeable -- albeit selectively so -- than previously thought.
Jul 23 2020 | Stanford News
Researchers combined avalanche physics with ecosystem data to create a computational method for predicting extreme ecological events. The method may also have applications in economics and politics.
Jul 21 2020 | Stanford Scope
Stanford researchers and colleagues have invented a genetic safety mechanism that can deactivate transplanted cells if they change in a problematic way.
Jul 21 2020 | Stanford News
This device offers a significantly faster and easier method for detecting ammonia levels in blood, which can reach dangerous levels in people with certain diseases and genetic conditions.
Jul 16 2020 | Stanford News
Removing memories associated with morphine use from the brains of mice enables Stanford researchers to prevent relapse and could point to a new approach for treating the opioid epidemic.