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Stanford neurosurgeon Kelly Mahaney discovered what seemed like a concussion was actually a brain tumor.
Mar 17 2022 | Stanford Magazine
Today's youth likely have decades of “extra” time coming to them. Psychologist Laura Carstensen wants them to spread those years out.
Mar 14 2022 | Scope Blog
Sleep scientist Rafael Pelayo answers questions posed to him on Instagram about sleep, dreams, Daylight Saving Time and more.
Mar 11 2022 | Stanford Engineering
Bioengineer Fan Yang discusses how biomaterials created in a lab can help the human body regenerate or rejuvenate tissues, or provide 3D disease models to inform drug discovery.
Mar 8 2022 | Stanford Report
Zeena Khazendar has been selected as a 2022-23 Newman Civic Fellow by Campus Compact for her work to advance global health access and outcomes.
Mar 4 2022
With the publication of the first comprehensive single-cell transcriptional atlas of Drosophila by a global consortium co-led by Wu Tsai Neuro scientists, our understanding of this diminutive scientific heavyweight is reaching new heights.
Mar 4 2022 | Scope Blog
Research by David Prince, Frank Longo, and colleagues points to a new possible approach to treating Dravet syndrome.
Feb 25 2022 | HAI
A Wu Tsai Neuro affiliate assesses the state of AI in healthcare and encourages executives to think beyond the model.
Feb 24 2022 | HAI
A meta-analysis of 18,000 fMRI studies challenges neuroscientists’ understanding of brain functions and reaffirms the need for more targeted treatments for mental disorders.
Feb 23 2022
To understand what causes brain degeneration, Wu Tsai Neuro scientists are looking beyond the brain's neurons and synapses to explore the vast infrastructure that supports them.