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 new technique combining genomics and algebra may help researchers better understand the evolution of viral pandemics.
Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center have devised a hair restoration method that can generate new human hair growth, rather than simply redistribute hair from one part of the scalp to another.
Jim Rothman, adjunct professor of physiology and cellular biophysics at P&S, shares the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
A new genetic test may help determine which men with early prostate cancer can avoid surgery or other invasive treatment.
A study has found 18 new genes that drive an aggressive form of brain cancer, doubling the number of known driver genes of glioblastoma.