10/24/2016 14:50:36
Lori Dajose
The National Institutes of Health has awarded grants to six Caltech professors as part of the BRAIN Initiative.
Design of brain
10/17/2016 08:18:32
Lori Dajose
Caltech researchers have discovered how a small protein helps to orchestrate the formation of memories in the brain.
10/05/2016 08:26:53
Lori Dajose
Viviana Gradinaru has been named the inaugural Peter Gruss Young Investigator Award recipient.
photo of Viviana Gradinaru
09/26/2016 09:39:21
Lori Dajose
Moriel Zelikowsky is a neuroscientist with a passion for diversity in STEM fields.
photo of Moriel Zelikowsky
08/25/2016 11:18:04
Whitney Clavin
Caltech chemists have significantly improved upon the synthesis of a molecule related to muscle and neuronal function.
08/12/2016 08:16:15
Kimm Fesenmaier
Lawrence Jin (MS '06), a new assistant professor of finance, studies how psychology and neuroscience can help inform financial models.
07/13/2016 10:32:08
Mark Wheeler
From the exploration of other planets to the meanderings of single cells, Caltech and JPL researchers are thinking about transportation in unexpected ways.
05/18/2016 09:46:42
Katie Neith
Caltech biologist Richard Andersen is working to incorporate a sense of touch into the neural prosthetics he has been helping develop for years—devices implanted in the brain that allow a paralyzed patient to manipulate a robotic arm.
04/20/2016 11:36:16
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Caltech researchers have mapped out a circuit of neurons that is responsible for motor impairment—such as difficulty walking—in patients with Parkinson's disease.
04/14/2016 11:22:01
Marcus Woo
Researchers at Caltech and their colleagues have identified how at least one brain cancer adapts quickly to therapeutic drugs—and they show that by formulating the right combination of drugs, doctors could potentially overcome this resistance and stop a tumor in its tracks.
04/05/2016 11:17:13
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Risk-taking behavior and the neural processing of risk in our brain are both changed when we observe the risk-taking behaviors of others, a new Caltech study shows.
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