The Science Scene
Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Physicists develop theoretical model for neural activity of mouse brain
"One of the wonderful things about our model is that it's simple," says Mia Morrell, who did the research as an Emory senior m...
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Chemists develop tools that may help improve cancer diagnostics, therapeutics
A process known as methylation helps regulate on-and-off switches to keep a host of systems in the body functioning normally. "But the ...
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Screams of 'joy' sound like 'fear' when heard out of context
"Our work intertwines language and non-verbal communication in ways that haven't been done in the past," says Emory psychologi...
Sunday, March 21, 2021
Heritable traits that appear in teen years raise risk for adult cannabis use
Some of the risk for repeated cannabis use into adulthood can be attributed to the genetic effects of neuroticism, risk tolerance and depres...
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Water temperature key to schistosomiasis risk and prevention strategies
Karena Nguyen, a post-doctoral fellow in Emory's Department of Biology, shown with two of the freshwater snails that serve as intermedia...
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