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Six UC Berkeley scientists are among the newest fellows elected to the American Association for the Advancement of Science for “advancing science applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished.” [...continue]

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UC Berkeley team led by John Ngai is partnering with the Allen Institute for Brain Science to build a comprehensive atlas of cell types and connections in the mouse brain. [...continue]

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The initial accumulation of β-amyloid occurs in the default mode network of the brain, a discovery that may contribute to improved diagnostics for Alzheimer's. [...continue]

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In a review published in the journal Science, Michael Yartsev questions whether basic and translational neuroscience research would benefit from increasing the diversity of animal models. [...continue]

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The future of non-invasive human brain imaging: Berkeley Neuroscience team to build MRI scanner that can resolve cortical columns and layers, a critical advance in our quest to understand human cognition. [...continue]

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Bateup's innovative approach to modeling neurodevelopmental disorders using human stem cell-derived neurons was recognized at the Society for Neuroscience meeting. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

November 23, 2017

Cholesterol-directed nanoparticle assemblies based on single amino acid peptide mutations activate cellular uptake and decrease tumor volume.

Cholesterol-directed nanoparticle assemblies based on single amino acid peptide mutations activate cellular uptake and decrease tumor volume. Chem Sci. 2017 Nov 01;8(11):7552-7559...
November 22, 2017

Local and distant relationships between amyloid, tau and neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s Disease.

Local and distant relationships between amyloid, tau and neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's Disease. Neuroimage Clin. 2018;17:452-464 Authors: Iaccarino L, Tammewar G, Ayakta N,...
November 21, 2017

Fluorogenic Targeting of Voltage-Sensitive Dyes to Neurons.

Fluorogenic Targeting of Voltage-Sensitive Dyes to Neurons. J Am Chem Soc. 2017 Nov 20;: Authors: Liu P, Grenier V, Hong W, Muller...
November 21, 2017

Chronic subcutaneous infusion of neurosecretory protein GM increases body mass gain in chicks.

Chronic subcutaneous infusion of neurosecretory protein GM increases body mass gain in chicks. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2017 Nov 16;: Authors: Shikano K,...
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