Latest Stories in August
NYU Dental Researcher Awarded $1.8M by NIH to Study the Phenomenon Known as the “Mitochondrial Permeability Transition” to Prevent Strokes and Heart Attacks
Aug 30, 2016
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) have awarded Dr. Evgeny Pavlov, assistant professor of basic science and craniofacial biology at the New York University College of Dentistry (NYU Dentistry), a $1.8M, five-year grant to study the phenomenon known as the “Mitochondrial Permeability Transition” to prevent strokes and heart attacks.
Ode to Recall: To Remember Events in Order, We Rely on the Brain’s “Symphony”
Aug 29, 2016
To remember events in the order they occur, the brain’s neurons function in a coordinated way that is akin to a symphony, a team of NYU scientists has found. Their findings offer new insights into how we recall information and point to factors that may disrupt certain types of memories.