Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) researchers have captured the first three-dimensional snapshots of the AMPA-subtype glutamate receptor in action.
Postdoctoral fellow Ewoud Schmidt and graduate student Ori Lieberman received the 2017 Regeneron Prize for Creative Innovation, an award recognizing early-career biomedical scientists.
The discovery that pain receptors continue to function within nerves may lead to more effective pain medications with fewer side effects.
Researchers have developed three-dimensional "mini organs," made from stem cells, that could be used to model lung diseases.
Nicholas Arpaia is one of only 15 researchers this year to receive a prestigious scholarship for early-career scientists from the Searle Scholars Program.
After hearing many complaints about noisy subway trains, Columbia doctor Anil Lalwani set out to measure the sound profile of stations around the city.