Lorraine S. Symington, PhD, the Harold S. Ginsberg Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Neurons mature and acquire their firing properties with the help of Rbfox genes, a family of genes linked to autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders.
A Columbia medical student competing in this month's Olympics is just the most recent P&S student or graduate to earn the title Olympian.
Prescriptions of stimulants and antidepressants for children do not appear to be prescribed at rates higher than the known rates for ADHD and depression.
Researchers have identified cells in the brains of mice that fire when the animal is anxious.
Researchers from two Columbia University campuses have teamed up to develop a football helmet that detects concussion in real time.