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Scientists identify gene responsible for evolution of recombination rates

Scientists identify gene responsible for evolution of recombination rates

Consuming large quantities of sugar during pregnancy can affect child's cognition, shows study

Consuming large quantities of sugar during pregnancy can affect child's cognition, shows study

Male fruit flies like sex and alcohol

Male fruit flies like sex and alcohol

Pepper plant metabolizes antibiotic in personal care products

Pepper plant metabolizes antibiotic in personal care products

Eating red meat regularly linked to higher rates of distal colon cancer

Eating red meat regularly linked to higher rates of distal colon cancer

Protein linked with Alzheimer's disease affects different brain cells differently

Protein linked with Alzheimer's disease affects different brain cells differently

NIGMS-funded researcher finds new technique to track cell’s movement

NIGMS-funded researcher finds new technique to track cell’s movement

Researchers discover how 'junk DNA' plays key role in holding the genome together

Researchers discover how 'junk DNA' plays key role in holding the genome together

New research sheds light on how neurons in the brain communicate with one another

New research sheds light on how neurons in the brain communicate with one another

New collection of transgenic flies could accelerate biomedical discovery

New collection of transgenic flies could accelerate biomedical discovery

Waking up “sleeping” stem cells in the brain could improve its ability to repair injury

Waking up “sleeping” stem cells in the brain could improve its ability to repair injury

Sulfur amino acid restriction consistently demonstrates range of health benefits in animals

Sulfur amino acid restriction consistently demonstrates range of health benefits in animals

Natural dietary supplement tends to improve blood pressure and arterial health

Natural dietary supplement tends to improve blood pressure and arterial health

Less nutritious diet mainly contributes to Type 2 diabetes among U.S.-based South Asians

Less nutritious diet mainly contributes to Type 2 diabetes among U.S.-based South Asians

Stony Brook Medicine expert provides tips for healthy diet to decrease cancer risk

Stony Brook Medicine expert provides tips for healthy diet to decrease cancer risk

Neuroscientists move closer to developing tools for deciphering brain function

Neuroscientists move closer to developing tools for deciphering brain function

Columbia researchers identify nerve cells that drive fruit fly's escape behavior

Columbia researchers identify nerve cells that drive fruit fly's escape behavior

Female mosquito brain map may help uncover neural circuitry behind biting and other behaviors

Female mosquito brain map may help uncover neural circuitry behind biting and other behaviors

Individual damaged nerve cells cause neurodegenerative diseases

Individual damaged nerve cells cause neurodegenerative diseases

E-cigarettes introduce same toxins into the body as traditional cigarettes

E-cigarettes introduce same toxins into the body as traditional cigarettes