The Neuroscience Institute includes not only core faculty labs, but associate faculty from a wide range of departments in the College of Arts and Sciences: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics and Statistics, Philosophy, Physics and Astronomy, and Psychology. It also includes faculty members in the School of Nursing. Research is facilitated by several Research Centers that span departments.
The research conducted by laboratories associated with the Neuroscience Institute spans a wide range of research areas.
Krishna Mehta’s research looks at the effects of dietary emulsifiers, food additives that affect the connection between the gut and brain. She plans to continue… more »
Laura Cortes, a first-year NI doctoral student, has been named a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow. This is a highly competitive, national award that… more »
Where we grow up matters. Not only where, but also when, and in what circumstances. Those influences on how we turn out are intuitively easy… more »
Neuroscience Institute’s own Dr. Anne Murphy received a five-year, $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to investigate pain management therapies for… more »