About Undergraduate Graduate and Postdoctoral Faculty Departments Research Alumni Giving

Early neural wiring for smell persists, adapts

New research tracks the development of sensory neurons in the mouse olfactory system. Read More

Creature Feature: Feel the sting

The latest installment of CreatureCast hails the Glaucus atlanticus, a stinging sea slug with a very strong stomach. Read More

March 25: Celebrate Brain Research at Brown

On March 25, Mind/Brain Research Day will feature more than 150 research presentations on a range of topics, including autism, addiction, learning and memory, neurodegeneration, and stroke. Read More

Study suggests new ovarian cancer targets

Scientists investigating the molecular drivers of ovarian cancer have identified an unsual suspect. Read More

In the News

Coming Events

 

April 25, 2014
Pediatric Grand Rounds

April 25, 2014
The Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences presents Dr. Jukka Pekka Onnela

April 25, 2014
MPPB Seminar - David Cowburn "A trio of dynamics - intein reactivity, pathogenic kinase mutants, and selective diffusion in the nuclear pore"

April 25, 2014
MCB Graduate Program Data Club

April 27, 2014
Science Center Math Drop-ins

April 28, 2014
Brown Statistics Seminar - “Convex Banding of High Dimensional Covariance Matrices"

April 29, 2014
Science Center Bio, Chem & Physics Drop-In Sessions

April 30, 2014
MCB Graduate Program Seminar

April 30, 2014
Jean Decety, University of Chicago

April 30, 2014
Beneath the Waves Film Festival

May 1, 2014
NSGP Seminar Series: Kevin Briggman

May 1, 2014
Pathobiology Seminar Series: Julie Pfeiffer, Ph.D.

May 1, 2014
Science Center Chemistry & Physics Drop-in Sessions

May 2, 2014
Pediatric Grand Rounds

May 2, 2014
The Intersection of Violence and HIV

May 2, 2014
BIBS - Computation Initiative Lecture Series

May 2, 2014
Brown Statistics Seminar - “The Estimation of Spatially Varying Coefficients via a Spatial GLMM with Application to Multiple Sclerosis MRI Data”

May 4, 2014
Science Center Math Drop-ins

May 6, 2014
Science Center Bio, Chem & Physics Drop-In Sessions

May 7, 2014
MCB Graduate Program Seminar

May 7, 2014
Miles Hewstone, Oxford University

May 8, 2014
NSGP Seminar Series: Katherine Roche

May 8, 2014
Science Center Chemistry & Physics Drop-in Sessions

May 9, 2014
Pediatric Grand Rounds

May 9, 2014
MPPB Seminar - Michael Detamore "Gradients and ‘Raw Materials’ in Tissue Engineering" May 9, 2014 12:00 -1:00 PM Sidney Frank Auditorium Room 220

May 9, 2014
Using Large HIV Clinical Databases to answer programmatic and policy questions: The power of IeDEA

May 11, 2014
Science Center Math Drop-ins

May 13, 2014
Vermont Vapor Intrusion Updates Workshop

May 13, 2014
RIMWA Annual Meeting & Woman Physician of the Year Award Celebration

May 13, 2014
Science Center Bio, Chem & Physics Drop-In Sessions

May 14, 2014
MCB Graduate Program Seminar

May 16, 2014
Pediatric Grand Rounds

May 16, 2014
CFAR Research-In-Progress Seminar

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Research Grants and Publications

Wolfgang Peti,, PhD

Department of Molecular Pharmacology, Physiology and Biotechnology

With $1.625 million in support from the American Diabetes Association, Dr. Peti will study the dynamic motions of some of the key proteins of insulin signaling.

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Richard Bennett, PhD

Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

Dr. Bennett was corresponding author on a study in Nature that found that the yeast Candida lusitaniae couples mating with meiosis.

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Stephen Salloway, MD, MS

Department of Neurology

Dr. Salloway was lead author of a study in the New England Journal of Medicine that documents the failure of the Alzheimer’s drug bapineuzumab.

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BioMed Publications

Brown Medicine
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(Winter 2014)
Division of Biology and
Medicine Annual Report
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Spotlight

Winter 2014

Spotlight:  Model research

Neuroscience researchers Eric James and Arseny Khaklin reveal the first tadpole model of autism. 
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