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A discovery about a neural circuit located deep in the brains of female mice may give scientists a map to learn more about female human brains, according to a new study published in Cell and led by molecular neuroscientist Nirao Shah, MBBS, PhD.
Guillaume Riesen is a fifth-year graduate student in the Neurosciences PhD Program, but his pursuits extend far beyond the lab.
Nov 12 2019 | Stanford News
Two pioneering scientists who transformed the fields of artificial intelligence and gene editing discuss the impacts of their technologies and the ethics of scientific discovery leading up to a public talk later this month.
The path was rarely straight. The steps were neither easy nor obvious.
Nov 11 2019
The Stanford ChEM-H Building and the Stanford Neurosciences Building are opening this month as part of a new research complex dedicated to improving human health.
I imagine few hospital CEOs can say that they have personally experienced their intensive care unit -- as a patient.
"What do you want to be when you grow up?" It's a question I frequently hear from physicians on my clinical rotations.
Five researchers were awarded grants from the National Institutes of Health to study opioid misuse and pain treatment.
Garam Kim, a Knight-Hennessy scholar pursuing a PhD in neurosciences, has performed around the globe as a concert violinist.
Oct 24 2019 | Stanford Daily
As children transition from adolescence to adulthood, their brains can grow electrical insulation that supports reading and facial recognition, according to research from the Stanford Psychology Department.