News articles classified as neuroscience

Stanford Medicine —

Investigating the brain’s deepest mysteries

Karl Deisseroth created a multidisciplinary in-patient research program and laboratory to better understand neuropsychiatric disorders and share those discoveries with the world.

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute —

Collective intelligence

Individually they look like they’re bumbling around without a plan; collectively they accomplish something pretty complex. Here’s what ants can teach us about neurons in the human brain.

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute —

The link between sleep biology and cognitive decline

Researchers discovered a surprising connection between brain cells that produce insulation around nerve fibers, sleep patterns, and neurodegenerative disease.

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute —

I hear you

Neuro-linguist Laura Gwilliams breaks down how the brain makes meaning from the sounds of speech on this episode of From Our Neurons to Yours.

Stanford Engineering —

Karl Deisseroth on the future of neuroscience

The bioengineer and psychiatrist discusses the transformational research techniques that shape our understanding of the brain on this episode of The Future of Everything.

Stanford Medicine —

The mind-mucus connection

When phlegm runs amok, it can be life-threatening. Neuroscience know-how offers a way to put a cork in it.

Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute —

Q&A: How the aging immune system impacts brain health

Katrin Andreasson, professor of neurology and neurological sciences, talks about the role the aging immune system plays in the development of age-related brain diseases.