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Jun 3 2020 | Stanford Medicine
Karl Deisseroth was awarded the prize for developing optogenetics, which enables remote manipulation of nerve cells using light, and hydrogel-tissue chemistry, which lets light and molecular probes travel through biological tissue
Jun 2 2020
Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute partners with the Vice Provost for Graduate Education to award Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowships (SIGFs) in the area of neuroscience.
Engineers and biomedical experts have developed a new technique to help scientists better understand how our brains work and aid in the development of new drugs.
May 28 2020 | Stanford Scope
In U.S. hospitals, the frequency of brain imaging for acute stroke patients dipped, suggesting hesitancy to seek medical care for non-COVID-19 conditions.
May 26 2020 | Stanford News
ChEM-H graduate students reveal how the forest of sugars on a cell’s surface could help in the defense against flu infection.
May 20 2020 | Stanford News
Markedly different conclusions about brain scans reached by 70 independent teams highlight the challenges to data analysis in the modern era of mammoth datasets and highly flexible processing workflows.
May 14 2020 | Stanford Scope
Bubbles spell trouble for cancer cells in mice -- and maybe one day for humans, too.
May 11 2020 | Stanford Scope
For some people there are no misty water-colored memories -- or even memories at all.
May 4 2020 | Stanford Scope
Research shows that misshapen proteins called prions can help yeast cells survive environmental threats, such as a lack of food and common antifungal drugs.
May 4 2020 | Stanford Medicine
MRI brain scans show subtle changes consistent with inflammation in a severe childhood disease in which the immune system is thought to attack the brain, Stanford researchers found.