On this International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we hope that girls around the world will be inspired by the work of Elizabeth Hillman, PhD, and carve their own paths into science and engineering.
Columbia-led discovery in mice aids efforts to map the circuitry of the brain’s learning center; stands to inform studies of psychiatric disorders in which this circuitry goes awry.
Advance marks critical step toward brain-computer interfaces that hold immense promise for those with limited or no ability to speak.
Once thought to be a biological oddity, these cellular components’ strange shape may actually indicate a potential new role for mitochondria in the brain.
Award unites different fields of brain research to foster an innovative, interdisciplinary approach to deciphering the brain.
Meet the scientists leveraging technological advances to reveal aspects of the disease long hidden from view.
By determining the molecular signatures of Alzheimer’s, CTE and other conditions, Anthony Fitzpatrick and his research team to pave way for treatments that target hallmarks of neurodegenerative disease.
New computer algorithm deciphers DNA’s most well-kept secrets; may help find the links between genes and disease.