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2 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology
Using a powerful gene-hunting technique for the first time in mammalian brain cells, researchers at Johns Hopkins report they have identified a gene involved in building the circuitry that relays signals through the brain.
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6 hrs ago | Alabama Live
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Alabama State University is inviting the public to meet the three candidates vying to be the next president of the embattled institution.
Retired pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. Benjamin Carson told Newsmax on Thursday that former South African President Nelson Mandela was "a man who won the Nobel Peace Prize who really truly advocated for peace.
Editor's note: The author of this piece has worked as an organizer for the 10-to-1 wage ratio campaign at St. Mary's College.
The private university in northeast Kansas announced the appointment of Lynne Murray on Thursday.
Robotics engineers have been increasingly turning to nature for inspiration recently, and a team from the University of California, Berkeley and Johns Hopkins University has looked to the antennae of cockroaches for developing a system that uses locomotion as a means of controlling the position of a passive sensor, according to their report in The ... (more)
So many Americans experience dangerous fluctuations in heartbeat that about 400,000 times a year a device is implanted in their chests to keep a normal rhythm.
For what is believed to be the first time, researchers at The Johns Hopkins University have illuminated the inner workings of an important class of enzymes located inside the outer envelopes of cells.
Sen. Quinton Ross, D-Montgomery, will interview Friday for the job of Alabama State University president.
When it comes to health, you are what you eat, as the adage goes. But many Americans have little choice in the matter, with race being an even bigger determinant than poverty.
Each year, the State of Maryland continues to lead advancements and best practices in U.S. stem cell research through the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund .
It's just over 50 years ago that Denny Zeitlin sat down at the piano in the Columbia 30th Street Studio in Manhattan, a converted church where Glenn Gould had recorded Bach's "Goldberg Variations," where Miles Davis had recorded "Kind of Blue."
Johns Hopkins heart researchers are unraveling the mystery of how a modified pacemaker used to treat many patients with heart failure, known as cardiac resynchronization therapy , is able to strengthen the heart muscle while making it beat in a coordinated fashion.
Nationwide, 5 million to 7.5 million students are chronically absent each year. All too often, no one notices or even cares if these kids don't show up.