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More than 50 percent of Americans reported that the election was a significant source of stress, and this was true for supporters of both parties. The surprising result certainly stressed many. So, what do we do now? [...continue]

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UC Berkeley, UCSF and Stanford will join forces in a new medical science research center funded by The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, a long-term philanthropic effort to cure, prevent or manage all diseases by the end of the century. [...continue]

Research Discovery

New study out of UC Berkeley shows that the hippocampus, a brain structure long believed to act as a center for linking memories together, plays an active role in extracting meaning from language. [...continue]

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Nobel Prize-winning physicist Eric Betzig and world-class biophysicist Na Ji set to join the Berkeley Neuroscience community. Their innovations in imaging technology will advance the study of dynamic brain processes. [...continue]

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Berkeley Neuroscience faculty member Joni Wallis shares her experience coming out as a trans woman in science. "More people have moved closer to me than have moved away and I feel more connected with people." [...continue]

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Studying neural circuits of the retina in the dark, photographing people in the light, Berkeley Neuroscience PhD student Malak El-Quessny describes the passions that drive her both in and out of the lab. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

December 3, 2016

In vivo bioluminescence imaging reveals copper deficiency in a murine model of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

In vivo bioluminescence imaging reveals copper deficiency in a murine model of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S...
December 2, 2016

The Segregation and Integration of Distinct Brain Networks and Their Relationship to Cognition.

Related ArticlesThe Segregation and Integration of Distinct Brain Networks and Their Relationship to Cognition. J Neurosci. 2016 Nov 30;36(48):12083-12094 Authors: Cohen JR,...
December 2, 2016

Beyond eye gaze: What else can eyetracking reveal about cognition and cognitive development?

Related ArticlesBeyond eye gaze: What else can eyetracking reveal about cognition and cognitive development? Dev Cogn Neurosci. 2016 Nov 11;: Authors: Eckstein...
November 29, 2016

Sources of developmental change in the efficiency of information search.

Sources of developmental change in the efficiency of information search. Dev Psychol. 2016 Dec;52(12):2159-2173 Authors: Ruggeri A, Lombrozo T, Griffiths TL, Xu...
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