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Brain cell's Achilles' heel may prompt hydrocephalus - Science Daily


Science Daily
"We found that when we infected ependymal cells with viruses that can cause major problems in the human brain, ependymal cells completely degraded Foxj1 and transformed," said Chay Kuo, M.D., Ph.D., an associate professor of cell biology in the Duke ...

New Systems Bio Chair Named - Harvard Medical School


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Lahav's rigor as a scientist is “enriched by her passion for discovery and her commitment to mentorship,” he wrote, adding that she is a pioneer in developing computational and quantitative experimental approaches to studying the fate and behavior of ...

Natural barcodes enable better cell tracking - Harvard Gazette


Harvard Gazette
Additional authors of the paper include Ying Kai Chan, research scientist at the Wyss Institute; Daniel Goodman, a former graduate student at the Wyss Institute and HMS who is currently a Jane Coffin Childs Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of ...

NYTimes.com: A Stroke Leads a Brain Scientist to a New Spirituality

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New York times article about Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor's stroke that led her to euphoria.

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Describes the major causes of heatstroke in pets, what heatstroke is, how to recognize the signs, and treatment.

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Part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health which conducts and supports research on brain and nervous system disorders. Site features background information, neurological disorder index, research laboratories, funding details, press releases, as well as training and career development opportunities for clinician scientists.

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Brief article on how to recognize and treat heatstroke in guinea pigs.

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A primer on the brain for non-scientists including its architecture, geography, structure and functions.

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Weekly E-magazine for Life Scientists with original content pertaining to research and biotech products.

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Get thoughtful, serious answers to your science questions in a wide range of biological disciplines from scientists at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.

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Biweekly newspaper for life science professionals.

Scientist Solutions
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Discussion board primarily focused on the life sciences and related fields, intended for and moderated by scientists.

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International life science discussion board bringing the scientific community together through questions, answers, ideas, and polls.