02/18/2019 - Lithium has many widely varying biochemical and phenomenological effects, suggesting that a systems biology approach is required to understand its action.
- Systems Biology Understanding of the Effects of Lithium on Affective and Neurodegenerative Disorders
- Mouse study reveals how chronic stress promotes breast cancer stem cells, identifies vitamin C as effective therapy
02/18/2019 - URBANA, Ill. – Cancer: The word alone evokes dread, anxiety, and fear. Accordingly, many women living with the disease and undergoing treatment experience chronic stress and depression.
02/11/2019 - Professor earns award for tinnitus research: Tinnitus is one of the most common health conditions in the United States, affecting an estimated 45 million Americans, according to the American Tinni
02/06/2019 - BIOMIMICRY - PBS News Hour: Rashid Bashir, a professor of electrical and computer engineering and bioengineering at Illinois, and his team are developing bio-bots that move using real muscles activ
01/30/2019 - Aditi Das, assistant professor in the
01/17/2019 - The Zhang lab recently published a paper in Cell Chemical Biology titled "Optogenetic delineation of receptor tyr
01/10/2019 - GENETICS: Gizmodo(Sydney, Jan. 10) – Monogamy may have a telltale signature of gene activity, according to a study by two researchers at the University of Texas, Austin.
01/09/2019 - ANIMAL BIOLOGY - Audubon (New York City, Jan.
- Menthol stereoisomers exhibit different effects on α4β2 nAChR upregulation and dopamine neuron spontaneous firing
01/08/2019 - e-Neuro New Research: Menthol is the most popular flavor used in all forms of tobacco products.
01/08/2019 - Science (Washington, D.C., Jan. 7)–Monogamy may have a telltale signature of gene activity, according to two researchers at the University of Texas, Austin.
01/03/2019 - IFL Science! (London, Jan. 3) – Baby birds can recognize parents’ songs while still in the egg, according to new research performed at the U. of I.
12/24/2018 - Congratulations to Neuroscience Faculty Emeritus, Rhanor Gillette and Graduate Student, Ekaterina Gribkova on "Implementing Goal-Directe
12/20/2018 - Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created a new technology to track tumor development within human breast tissue, a study says.
- Ambitious Project to Sequence Genomes of 1.5 Million Species Kicks Off, The Earth BioGenome Project promises to revolutionize biology
11/06/2018 - Smithsonian (Washington, D.C., Nov. 5) – Last week, a global consortium of scientists, including U. of I.
11/01/2018 - Science, Oct. 3–Bird eggs have been admired since ancient times for their many hues and patterns, from the vivid blue of American robin eggs to the deep green-black of emu eggs.