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Research from the Walker, Jagust, and Knight labs reveals a connection between sleep patterns and molecular markers in the brain that are associated with Alzheimer’s disease. [...continue]

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Robin Ball, who was in the first class of PhD Program students, is a lecturer at Berkeley and facilitates a program to help faculty improve their teaching. [...continue]

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PhD alum Kenji Kobayashi and Assoc. Prof. Ming Hsu found that seeking information activates the brain’s reward system, and that there is a common neural code for valuing information and money. [...continue]

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A new study from the Yartsev lab reveals that there is correlated brain activity between bats that are interacting socially — the first such observation in a non-human species. [...continue]

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Congratulations to Berkeley Neuroscience members Hillel Adesnik and Stephen Brohawn for being named Rose Hills Innovators! The program supports distinguished early-career STEM faculty. [...continue]

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Congratulations to our graduates! As always, we are inspired by and proud of our truly exceptional students. Read the Q&A to learn about their biggest discoveries, future plans, and words of advice. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

May 2, 2019

Information-rich localization microscopy through machine learning.

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May 1, 2019

Copper regulates rest-activity cycles through the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine system.

Related ArticlesCopper regulates rest-activity cycles through the locus coeruleus-norepinephrine system. Nat Chem Biol. 2018 07;14(7):655-663 Authors: Xiao T, Ackerman CM, Carroll EC,...
May 1, 2019

Optical control of sphingosine-1-phosphate formation and function.

Related ArticlesOptical control of sphingosine-1-phosphate formation and function. Nat Chem Biol. 2019 Apr 29;: Authors: Morstein J, Hill RZ, Novak AJE, Feng...
April 30, 2019

Blood-brain barrier dysfunction in canine epileptic seizures detected by dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging.

Blood-brain barrier dysfunction in canine epileptic seizures detected by dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging. Epilepsia. 2019 May;60(5):1005-1016 Authors: Hanael E, Veksler R,...
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