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Newly Discovered Brain Region Function: Cerebellum Influences Addictive & Social Behavior

Newly Discovered Brain Region Function: Cerebellum Influences Addictive & Social Behavior

A study published in Science, led by Kamran Khodakhah, Ph.D., proves that the cerebellum helps control addictive and social behavior.  watch video >

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Vern Schramm, Ph.D.: Enzymologist Extraordinaire

Vern Schramm, Ph.D.: Enzymologist Extraordinaire

Enzyme transition states exist for only a millionth of a billionth of a second and Dr. Schramm’s research on them has led to new drugs to combat cancer and other diseases.  read article >

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Presidential Lecture Celebrates Innovative Research

Presidential Lecture Celebrates Innovative Research

Chinazo Cunningham, M.D., and Joan Berman, Ph.D. presented their work on buprenorphine at the Third Annual Presidential Lecture.  read article >

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Finding Enzyme's Roles in Blood Stem Cells and Cancers

Finding Enzyme's Roles in Blood Stem Cells and Cancers

The enzyme TET2 controls how blood stem cells produce healthy blood cells. TET2 is frequently mutated in blood cancers, so understanding its functions in blood stem cells can help in designing cancer drugs for patients with mutated TET2. In a study involving … read more >

Preventing Birth Injuries

Preventing Birth Injuries

Shoulder dystocia--the obstructed delivery of an infant’s shoulders and body after emergence of the head in the final moments of birth--occurs unpredictably in up to 1 in 25 vaginal deliveries. Quickly recognizing the problem and conducting specialized delivery maneuvers helps prevent injury … read more >

Posted on: Friday, September 20, 2019

 

Posted on: Thursday, September 19, 2019

 
 

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