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Nov 30 2020 | Stanford Scope
Stanford scientists have found two genes associated with concussion. Screening football players and military might identify those at higher risk.

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute's William Newsome discusses motivation, consciousness, and the fascinating challenges of computational neuroscientists in this Director’s Conversation.
Nov 17 2020 | Stanford Scope
More than a third of U.S. adults have had symptoms of anxiety and depression during the global pandemic, so Stanford experts are figuring out how to help.
Nov 7 2020 | Stanford News
Liqun Luo has received an Award for Education in Neuroscience in recognition of his “outstanding contributions” to education and training in the field.
Oct 28 2020 | Stanford Engineering
By Katherin Miller
More than one million American adults use wheelchairs fitted with robot arms to help them perform everyday tasks such as dressing, brushing their teeth, and eating.
But the robotic devices now on the market can be hard to control. Removing a food container from a refrigerator or...
Oct 28 2020 | Stanford News
Stanford researchers have found a correlation between media multitasking and poor attention and memory loss.
Oct 20 2020 | Stanford Scope
Brain wave data identifies two psychiatric subtypes and can predict best treatments for PTSD and depression, Stanford research shows.
Oct 19 2020 | Stanford Medicine
Laurence Baker, Jeffrey Goldberg, Steven Goodman, Fei-Fei Li and Hannah Valantine are among the 90 regular members and 10 international members elected this year to the National Academy of Medicine.
Oct 16 2020 | Stanford Engineering
Using a new algorithm, a team of researchers have reconstructed the movements of individual particles of light to see through clouds, fog and other obstructions.
Oct 8 2020 | Stanford Medicine
Annelise Barron, Peter Kim, Siddhartha Jaiswal and Keren Haroush will receive grants totaling $10 million to fund their investigations. The awards support risky efforts that could potentially have a big impact in the biomedical sciences.