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Eric Shooter, founding chair of Department of Neurobiology, dies at 93 - Stanford Medical Center Report


Stanford Medical Center Report
Eric Shooter, PhD, professor emeritus of neurobiology at the Stanford University School of Medicine and founding chair of that department, died March 21. He was 93. Shooter was internationally acclaimed in the field for his work on the structure and ...

170 Potential Lung Cancer Drug Targets Identified Using Unique Cellular Library - Technology Networks


Technology Networks
Results of this complex project, led by Dr. Michael White, former Professor of Cell Biology and now Vice President for Oncology Drug Development at Pfizer Inc., involved members of the Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Departments ...

Defining the Biology of Autism - Northwestern University NewsCenter


Northwestern University NewsCenter
This article originally appeared in the Breakthroughs newsletter. Listen to the Breakthroughs Podcast for more about autism neurobiology research at Northwestern. When approaching faculty to gauge interest in a new Feinberg center focusing on autism ...

UCLA IGPP Center for Astrobiology

Los Angeles - United States

Research focuses on four themes: extrasolar planetary systems, habitability within the solar system, Earth's early environment and life, and evolution of biological complexity.

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UCLA Brain Mapping Center
United States

Includes free tools and information resources for the science of brain mapping.

Center for Computational Biology at UCLA
United States

CCB develops computational biology methods. Main focus is on the brain, specifically on neuroimaging.

Center for Astrobiology
United States

Center for Astrobiology at University of Arizona. The College of Science Center for Astrobiology fosters interdisciplinary research and education in astrobiology by providing an organizational framework for the astrobiology community. The Center builds on the heritage of the Life and Planets Astrobiology Center, an earlier NASA Astrobiology Institute node, and combines cutting-edge research from astronomy, planetary sciences, chemistry, geo- and

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Working to understand how organic compounds are created, destroyed, and altered during stellar evolution leading up to the origin of life on a planet, such as Earth.

Russian Federation

The Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute of the Russian Academy of Science (RAS), the Cytology Institute of the Russian Academy of Science, and the St. Petersburg Polytechnical State University (SPSU) form the core of the Russian Astrobiology Center (RAC). The RAC is administered from the Cosmic Research Department of St. Petersburg Polytechnical State University. The purpose of the RAC is to provide a single organization through which all of the as

Penn State Astrobiology Research Center (PSARC)
United States

Established in 1998 as part of the NASA Astrobiology Institute (NAI) to promote the exciting frontier science field of Astrobiology.

UCLA Bioinformatics
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Main web site for the UCLA Bioinformatics program.

UCLA Neuroscience
United States

Neuroscience Undergraduate Interdepartmental Program. The Field of Neuroscience the brain lies at the core of human experience. It controls the smile of a baby, the complex calculations of an Albert Einstein, the rage of a criminal, and the coordinated movements of an athlete. Neuroscience is the scientific study of the brain and nervous system, in health and disease. As such, it promises to be the humanities of the next millennium. Scientific st

The Department of Neurobiology at UCLA
United States

The Department of Neurobiology in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is a premier research department and a leading force in Neuroscience discovery and education at UCLA and worldwide. With diverse backgrounds in cellular and molecular biology, psychology and engineering, faculty members in the Department utilize the most sophisticated technologies available to work in concert with colleagues through UCLA and the world to enhance the und

Molecular Biology Institute at UCLA
United States

A Mission Plan Emphasizing Genomics, Proteomics and Chemical Biology. Founded in 1965, the Molecular Biology Institute, or MBI, is an interdepartmental organized research unit (ORU) within the Life Sciences Division of the College of Letters & Sciences. The Institute is designed to bring together UCLA researchers in the now broad area of molecular biology. Faculty from the College of Letters and Science and the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and