03/12/2018 16:12:12
Lori Dajose
Joe Parker's childhood fascination with insects led him to a position as an assistant professor of biology at Caltech.
03/05/2018 15:37:01
Emily Velasco
Assistant Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience Dean Mobbs and other researchers have discovered the presence of two "fear" circuits in the brain. One circuit deals with immediate threats without using conscious thought. The other circuit deals with more distant threats in a cognitive, strategic fashion.
Image of a tiger running toward the viewer
02/28/2018 10:00:37
Lori Dajose
Caltech researchers discover the wiring of the circuit in the mouse brain that drives and quenches thirst.
02/12/2018 16:29:55
Lori Dajose
Caltech neuroscientist Doris Tsao is one of two recipients of the 2018 Perl-UNC Neuroscience Prize.
Doris Tsao
01/22/2018 12:41:33
Lori Dajose
Caltech scientists examine how environmental stress causes drastic behavioral and neurological changes in the tiny roundworm C. elegans.
01/08/2018 11:07:35
Lori Dajose
Scientists from Caltech have developed a technology that allows them to see which neurons are talking to which other neurons in live fruit flies.
A region of the brain illuminated in green and red
12/19/2017 10:38:48
The Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Neuroscience Research Building will be a hub for interdisciplinary brain research.
Chrissy Luo, Caltech President Thomas F. Rosenbaum, and Tianqiao Chen
12/18/2017 14:56:26
Lori Dajose
Neurons within the posterior parietal cortex gather information about our memories to help us make memory-based decisions.
a diagram of a brain
12/15/2017 15:30:49
Lori Dajose
Two neuropeptides in zebrafish provide clues to the complex neural mechanisms underlying sleep.
An image of a zebrafish brain with NPY-expressing neurons labeled
12/05/2017 10:54:46
Lori Dajose
The Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Neuroscience Research Building breaks ground as a first round of funding to researchers is announced.
Detail of a rendering of a brain surface region from three-dimensional magnetic resonance images acquired from a healthy volunteer at the Caltech Brain Imaging Center.
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