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Latest Faculty Publications

February 22, 2017

The vocal repertoire of the domesticated zebra finch: a data-driven approach to decipher the information-bearing acoustic features of communication signals.

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February 19, 2017

Pushing the limits of ultra-high resolution human brain imaging with SMS-EPI demonstrated for columnar level fMRI.

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February 19, 2017

Tau and β-amyloid are associated with medial temporal lobe structure, function and memory encoding in normal aging.

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February 18, 2017

Distinct interactions of EBP1 isoforms with FBXW7 elicits different functions in cancer.

Related ArticlesDistinct interactions of EBP1 isoforms with FBXW7 elicits different functions in cancer. Cancer Res. 2017 Feb 16;: Authors: Wang Y, Zhang...
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