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Neuroscientists combat destructive neurological disorders and mental illnesses including Alzheimer’s disease, drug addiction, and depression through research.
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The March for Science will occur April 22, 2017 across the nation and the world, with a significant turnout expected in Washington D.C.
Ping Ho, founder and director of UCLArts and Healing, describes how art education is a matter of public health.
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In the debate over refugees, immigration, and terrorism, the impact of policy on the practice of science and its role in American prosperity is being ignored.
The discovery of a large family of receptors detecting odor solved the mystery of how our brains perceive smell.
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By targeting pain at its source, scientists are aiming to develop new and safer pain relievers.
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U.S. lawmakers and research advocates recently attended a Capitol Hill briefing titled "Pain Research: On the Verge of a Breakthrough", featuring Allan Basbaum, professor at University of California, San Francisco.
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Opioids have become a topic of great interest on Capitol Hill as addiction and overdose rates continue to increase across the country.
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NIH-funded scientists discussed the current state of Alzheimer’s disease research and the importance of increased funding.
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Students will research a landmark neuroscience discovery and learn how it has advanced our understanding of the brain and created promise for treating neurological disorders.
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Brain-controlled prosthetics are making huge leaps forward thanks to new data.
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On July 13, 2016, 40 public health-related agencies, nonprofits, companies, and foundations participated in the first Public Health Fair on Capitol Hill.
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A catalog of all of the connections in the human brain may be possible with new technological advances.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.