Neuroscience Milestone: Complete fly brain imaged at nanoscale resolutionNews
Two high-speed electron microscopes +7,062 brain slices +21 million images = The complete volume of the drosophila brainRead more
Study in Mouse Model of Autism Finds Mother's Microbiome Determines RiskNews
The microbiome is the collection of microorganisms, such as bacteria, that naturally live inside us. New research in a mouse model suggests the microbiome determines autism risk.Read more
Machine Learning Model Provides Early Dementia DiagnosisNews
Improving dementia care through increased and timely diagnosis is an NHS priority, yet around half of those living with dementia live with the condition unaware. Now a new machine-learning model that scans routinely collected NHS data has shown promising signs of being able to predict undiagnosed dementia in primary care.
Biosafety and the Agents of DoomArticle
To combat harmful pathogens it is vitally important that scientists have facilities available that enable them to work on them safely. These facilities should prevent the operator from becoming infected with the agent they are working with and prevent the organism from escaping the laboratory setting and potentially initiating new outbreaks of disease.
Italian Study Shows Being a Child of Same-Sex Parents Does Not Affect Your DevelopmentArticle
Study shows no difference in the development of children from same-sex couples compared to different-sex couples.Read more