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HWNI is thrilled be at the forefront of this innovative $106 million partnership between UCB, UCSF, and UW to create breakthroughs in the treatment of neurological diseases and disorders. [...continue]

Research Discovery

The Walker lab has shown that a night with good sleep, particularly non-REM sleep, can calm anxiety the next day, and has identified some of the brain mechanisms involved. [...continue]

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Congratulations to Berkeley Neuroscience postdocs Kristen Delevich and Johannes de Jong for being awarded 2019 NARSAD Young Investigator Grants from the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation! [...continue]

Research Discovery

A study from the Lammel lab led by Neuroscience PhD student Ignas Cerniauskas has identified genes and brain circuits associated specifically with lack of motivation — a common symptom of depression. [...continue]

Profile

In this profile, Neuroscience PhD student Christine Liu talks about her experiences as a graduate student, how she blends science and art, and the importance of inclusion in STEM. [...continue]

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Many HWNI faculty, grad students, and postdocs have volunteered with Frontiers for Young Minds — a journal founded by Professor Robert Knight — where scientists write the articles and kids review them! [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

May 2, 2019

Information-rich localization microscopy through machine learning.

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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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