December 21, 2015
UC San Francisco experts predict areas that will see major advances, and where basic science will be translating into real treatments.
December 10, 2015
UC San Francisco neurosurgeon Edward Chang is studying whether flawed brain circuitry causes mood disorders and how to restore neural processing.
December 8, 2015
Donation from philanthropists Wendy and Leonard Goldberg could help alleviate suffering for millions worldwide.
December 7, 2015
Getting a diagnosis for Autism Spectrum Disorder as early as possible is important for early intervention, UCLA professor Connie Kasari says
November 16, 2015
Atlantic Philanthropies funds UCSF and Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, to stem the precipitous rise in dementia by training and connecting a new generation of leaders worldwide.
October 29, 2015
UC Irvine physiologist James Hicks, whose three sons played water polo, is leading the first probe of concussions in water polo.
October 28, 2015
Genetic study of 100,000 people will be the largest ever on a single disorder.
October 26, 2015
Previously unidentified molecule signals brain tissue to form new connections.
October 21, 2015
UC Davis pathologist Bennet Omalu was the first to report cases of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in professional football players; the story of his discovery is the subject of the upcoming movie 'Concussion' starring Will Smith.
October 15, 2015
Neurons appear to play key role in REM sleep, the dream state in mammals accompanied by activation of the cortex and total paralysis of the skeletal muscles.