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We enjoyed meeting prospective Neuroscience PhD Program students at several meetings this fall! Thank you to the many faculty, staff, and students who volunteered! [...continue]

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Two new papers from Professor Daniela Kaufer and colleagues demonstrate a promising new avenue for the treatment of dementia. [...continue]

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With this award, Ehud Isacoff, director of Berkeley Neuroscience, will study whether dopamine signaling can be restored in a model of Parkinson’s disease, which could lead to new treatments. [...continue]

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Watch a video about the UC Berkeley Advanced Bioimaging Center, co-founded by HWNI member Eric Betzig, which will enable researchers to get an unprecedented look at live cells. [...continue]

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In this Q&A, Gautam Agarwal, now a research scientist in the Sommer lab, discusses how he has explored the mind through synapses, theoretical neuroscience, video games, and dance. [...continue]

Perspective

Anne Collins, assistant professor of psychology, co-authored a new paper that outlines how to appropriately use computational modeling to study behavior, for beginners and advanced researchers alike. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

May 2, 2019

Information-rich localization microscopy through machine learning.

Related ArticlesInformation-rich localization microscopy through machine learning. Nat Commun. 2019 04 30;10(1):1996 Authors: Kim T, Moon S, Xu K Abstract Recent years...
May 1, 2019

Copper regulates rest-activity cycles through the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine system.

Related ArticlesCopper regulates rest-activity cycles through the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine system. Nat Chem Biol. 2018 07;14(7):655-663 Authors: Xiao T, Ackerman CM, Carroll EC,...
May 1, 2019

Optical control of sphingosine-1-phosphate formation and function.

Related ArticlesOptical control of sphingosine-1-phosphate formation and function. Nat Chem Biol. 2019 Apr 29;: Authors: Morstein J, Hill RZ, Novak AJE, Feng...
April 30, 2019

Blood-brain barrier dysfunction in canine epileptic seizures detected by dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging.

Blood-brain barrier dysfunction in canine epileptic seizures detected by dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging. Epilepsia. 2019 May;60(5):1005-1016 Authors: Hanael E, Veksler R,...
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