In the Lab

Collage of scientists prepping and looking at slides
When the Calgary Brain Bank receives a donation, neuroscientist Jeffrey Joseph meticulously divvies up tissue samples for researchers to study.
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Amid decades of growing antidepressant use, the drugs are showing up in aquatic environments. Even vanishingly small concentrations of these drugs can change fish’s brains and alter their behavior.
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And other neuroscience news in August 2021.
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Researchers are working against the one-size-fits-all model for brain stimulation dosing with the help of AI.
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The golden poison frog packs enough poison in its skin to kill upwards of 20 people, yet it avoids succumbing to the toxin itself.
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Scientists found a way to penetrate the tough shell-like membrane encasing opossum embryos to create the world’s first genetically engineered marsupials.
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Grocery stores and hospitals transformed when the pandemic hit — as did the labs researching COVID-19.
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A new study in mice shows chronic stress reprograms gene expression in sperm.
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org
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Meet the neuroscientists behind BrainFacts.org.
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It feels like falling asleep, but anesthesia and snoozing are completely different. Neuroscientist and anesthesiologist Emery Brown explains what makes them different.
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And other neuroscience news in April 2021.
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A mutation in the RORB gene leads to low levels of a spinal cord protein and impedes hopping.
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3D Brain

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