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Berkeley Neuroscience in the News

Berkeley Neuroscience faculty and Chan Zuckerberg Investigator Markita Landry is developing dopamine nanosensors to quantitatively assess the effects of antidepressants. [...continue]

Research Discovery

Analysis of performance in Lumosity online brain-training games shows that higher levels of education are correlated to better cognitive performance across the 15- to 60-year-old age range. [...continue]

Profile

Berkeley Neuroscience PhD student Krishan Aghi studies the mechanisms of homeostatic plasticity at the neural circuit level. Learn more about the person behind the science. [...continue]

Berkeley Neuroscience in the News

Fox squirrels organize the 3,000-10,000 nuts they stockpile each year by variety and quality. Under certain conditions, they may even use a complex cognitive strategy called “chunking” to organize their nuts. [...continue]

Berkeley Neuroscience in the News

New research from the Dillin Lab shows that the loss of smell alters metabolism and protects against weight gain in adult mice on a high fat diet. Read more in LA Times. [...continue]

Announcement

The Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute announces the selection of Markita Landry and collaborators Linda Wilbrecht, Marla Feller, and Jose Carmena as the recipients of the 2017 Radical Ideas in Brain Science Challenge. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

September 21, 2017

Individual differences in implicit motor learning: task specificity in sensorimotor adaptation and sequence learning.

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September 21, 2017

Anosmia-A Clinical Review.

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September 20, 2017

Redox-based reagents for chemoselective methionine bioconjugation.

Related ArticlesRedox-based reagents for chemoselective methionine bioconjugation. Science. 2017 02 10;355(6325):597-602 Authors: Lin S, Yang X, Jia S, Weeks AM, Hornsby M,...
September 18, 2017

A directed evolution approach to select for novel Adeno-associated virus capsids on an HIV-1 producer T cell line.

A directed evolution approach to select for novel Adeno-associated virus capsids on an HIV-1 producer T cell line. J Virol Methods. 2017...
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