9 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
A pair of enzymes improve the gene-editing technology known as CRISPR by providing more precise molecular 'scissors' to cut and paste DNA snippets.
2 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
Researchers debuted a three-dimensional model of an average synapse, the point of connection between neurons, in the 30 May issue of Science.
25 June 2014Comments ( 0 )
A fine, inhaled mist may be the most effective way to deliver oxytocin — a hormone involved in social bonding — to the brain, reports a study on monkeys published 3 March in Psychoneuroendocrinology.
18 June 2014Comments ( 3 )
A new imaging technique can capture the activity of every neuron in a zebrafish larva or a roundworm. Researchers described the method, which is at least ten times faster than others, in Nature Methods.
11 June 2014Comments ( 0 )
Taking a page from astronomy’s playbook, researchers have developed a way to take dramatically clear pictures of the inner workings of a zebrafish brain.