New practical approach facilitates brain mapping from the level of the synapse up. Lead Author Julian Ng, Ph.D, describes the new methods pioneered in his recent paper and the impact it will have on the new field of connectomics.
Roadside saliva tests for tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) following consumption of edibles, show that lower THC cutoff points are needed for these tests to effectively detect marijuana ingestion.
Researchers from the University of Rochester compared humans' and rhesus monkeys' performance at simple mathematic tasks and showed that understanding 'quantity' is a concept conserved through evolution.
Sjors Scheres solves the 3D structures of proteins. In this article, he tells us how Cryo-Electron Microscopy is shining new light on the workings of the protein machines in our cells.
In this podcast, we speak to Gustavo Stolovitsky to learn about his career and the work he is doing at IBM Research.
Scientists uncover neural connection that can prevent us acting on instinct.
A new, cost-effective technique has been developed which can detect Ebola within minutes, and could be used for real-time detection of the virus.
DNA methylation in muscle stem cells has been shown to be more common in obese than non-obese mice.
The function of young blood stem cells has been recreated by reprogramming functionally old cells, highlighting the potential of treating diseases such as anaemia and leukaemia.
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