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Jun 29 2022 | Scope Blog
Sharon Sha, Stanford Medicine neurologist discusses all things brain health and cognition in an Ask Me Anything.
Jun 29 2022 | Scope Blog
Research by Luis de Lecea and colleagues shows that, in mice at least, poor sleep as "teenagers" can lead to lower interest in new social interactions as adults.
Jun 28 2022 | Stanford News
Awarded the National Medal of Science, Roger Shepard, professor emeritus of psychology at Stanford, introduced techniques for quantifying mental processes.
Jun 23 2022 | Stanford Report
After six years serving as co-president of the Chan Zuckerberg Biohub, Stephen Quake’s role will be expanded across the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative’s science program and technology teams – the CZ Biohub and CZ Biohub Network – and the newly-announced Chan Zuckerberg Institute for Advanced Biological...
Jun 20 2022 | Wu Tsai Neuro
A new study by scientists with the Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute’s NeuroChoice Initiative reveals that relapse may be linked to quite different brain circuits than addiction itself.
Jun 15 2022 | Stanford Medicine
Jonathan Long and collaborators have identified a molecule that staves off hunger post-exercise.
Jun 15 2022 | Stanford Report
Karl Deisseroth, Chris Field, and Tanya Marie Luhrmann are among 37 scholars elected to the oldest learned society in the United States.
Jun 15 2022 | Stanford Medicine
The funding, from Cancer Grand Challenges, will help the researchers address difficult problems in cancer prevention, treatment-resistant cancers and therapies for pediatric solid tumors.
Jun 14 2022 | Stanford Engineering
Ellen Kuhl explains how computational models of Alzheimer’s spread in the brain are providing new information about the disease on the Future of Everything podcast.
Jun 14 2022 | Stanford News
Renee Zhao, a Stanford mechanical engineer, creates multifunctional wireless robots to maximize health outcomes and minimize invasiveness of procedures.