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Award to fund Parkinson’s research

06 Aug 2014 9:38 am

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery Wael Asaad has won a $486,000 award from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to study the neuroscience of Parkinson’s Disease. Read more…

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Bat research boosts brain hypothesis

22 Aug 2014 4:22 pm

Decades of research on bat echolocation bolsters a long-debated hypothesis on the neuroscience of vision. Read more…

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Microchip reveals tumor cell migration

22 Aug 2014 4:42 pm

A microscopic device enables researchers to observe cancer metastasis at the cellular level. Read more…

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Yoga for bipolar disorder

17 Sep 2014 3:58 pm

Survey results document the benefits and risks of yoga practice for people with bipolar disorder. Read more…

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New population health program progresses

24 Sep 2014 11:45 am

Medical School faculty have traveled to Nashville. Tenn, to discuss the Primary Care and Population Medicine program at a meeting of the American Medical Association’s Accelerating Change in Medical Education initiative. Read...

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Ebola outbreak: Updates from the field

24 Sep 2014 11:46 am

Alpert Medical School faculty are providing first-hand accounts of the Ebola outbreak in Liberia. Reporting from central Liberia for the Huffington Post, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine Adam Levine blogs about...

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Dean Elias at 250th Fall Celebration

24 Sep 2014 11:48 am

On September 27 at 2:00pm, Dean of Medicine and Biological Sciences Jack A. Elias, MD, will present “Double-Edged Sword: A protein with the power to heal or hurt” as part of Brown University’s 250th Anniversary...

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Passing of Marjorie Thompson ’73 PhD’79

24 Sep 2014 2:26 pm

Associate Dean of Biology Marjorie Thompson passed away on September, 15, 2014. Read More

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CFAR symposium on Nov. 6

20 Oct 2014 4:12 pm

Representatives from the nation’s leading AIDS research institutions will convene at Brown on Nov. 6 for a daylong symposium.Read more…

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Biologist pursues microbes 2,500 meters under the sea

19 Nov 2014 5:04 pm

On Nov. 8, 2014, Assistant Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Jeremy Rich descended 2,500 meters to the Pacific Ocean floor to explore the ecosystems of hydrothermal vents. Read More

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