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Wired

Wired
Mon, 25 May 2015 08:00:00 -0700

Today, researchers at Stanford announced a new way of creating gobbets of human brain cells that look and act like real, living grey matter. The researchers took this striking result and named their product “human cortical spheroids,” or hCSs. Which is ...

Stanford Medical Center Report

Stanford Medical Center Report
Mon, 25 May 2015 08:00:00 -0700

Now, researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have devised a way to generate spherical, free-floating balls of human brain cells that mimic the architecture of the cerebral cortex, the outer layer of brain tissue responsible for how we ...

Nature World News

Nature World News
Thu, 21 May 2015 12:52:30 -0700

In a groundbreaking new study, scientists at McMaster University have discovered how to turn human blood cells into brain cells, opening the doors to better understanding disease in the body. Specifically, the team can now directly convert adult human ...
 
GenomeWeb
Tue, 19 May 2015 06:41:15 -0700

The team did single-cell RNA sequencing on almost 500 adult or fetal brain cells, plucked from cortical brain regions. The resulting transcriptional sequences broadly clustered the cells of all of the brain's main sub-types — from microglia and ...
 
Bio-IT World
Wed, 20 May 2015 09:52:30 -0700

The team in this project will, for the first time, systematically study the effect of somatic mosaicism in brain cells to see if there is an association with schizophrenia.” Somatic DNA copy number variations (CNVs) have been identified in multiple ...

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Futurity: Research News
Wed, 06 May 2015 06:30:00 -0700

Cells that relay information from the ear to the brain can change in significant ways in response to noise levels. Expose the cells to loud sounds for a prolonged period of time, and they alter their behavior and even their structure in a manner that ...

BetaBoston

BetaBoston
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 05:12:52 -0700

The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation has a history of betting on risky but potentially world-changing science. This year, the group earmarked a total of $7.5 million for basic neuroscience and six groups of US researchers, including two in Boston, will ...

The Seattle Times

The Seattle Times
Thu, 14 May 2015 06:52:30 -0700

The new database is both visual and quantitative, including high-resolution micrographs of each neuron, three-dimensional models that can be rotated on screen, and graphs that trace the electrical firing patterns through which brain cells communicate ...
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