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Latest Laboratory Of Neuro Imaging Stories

2014-10-09 12:29:14

$23 million in awards creates two Centers of Excellence and establishes USC as a hub for understanding the brain through data mining LOS ANGELES, Oct.

Research Reveals White Matter 'Scaffold' Of Human Brain
2014-02-11 16:53:41

USC researchers create first map of core white matter connections; find not all brain connections are equally important

Cocaine And Methamphetamine Response Differ Between Two Substrains Of 'Black 6' Laboratory Mouse
2013-12-20 06:45:36

Researchers including Jackson Laboratory Professor Gary Churchill, Ph.D., have found a single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) difference in cocaine and methamphetamine response between two substrains of the C57BL/6 or "Black 6" inbred laboratory mouse, pointing to Cyfip2 as a regulator of cocaine response with a possible role in addiction.

Scientists Identify Genes That May Impact Alzheimer Patients' Brains
2012-04-17 05:38:50

Researchers have identified four genes that are associated with decreasing size of the hippocampus, a finding that may have impacts with studying Alzheimer's disease.

2012-03-23 23:00:58

Recent research conducted at the UCLA Laboratory of Neuro-Imaging has confirmed a link between the holistic pain methodology of the far east and increased learning capabilities. Las

2011-05-13 11:03:48

What if you were told you carried a gene that increases your risk for Alzheimer's disease?

2010-04-19 15:51:05

Three years ago, geneticists reported the startling discovery that nearly half of all people in the U.S. with European ancestry carry a variant of the fat mass and obesity associated (FTO) gene, which causes them to gain weight — from three to seven pounds, on average — but worse, puts them at risk for obesity.

2009-08-21 12:52:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UCLA researchers have received 80 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) grants totaling $19.4 million from the National Institutes of Health thus far.


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  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
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