New Mouse Brain Connection May Illuminate Origins of Mental Illnesses
Scientists at Duke University have released a highly detailed model of connections in the mouse brain that could provide generations of neuroscientists new insights into brain circuits and origins of mental illness, such as depression and schizophrenia.
School of Medicine announces new Center for Statistical Genetics and Genomics
The center, led by Andrew Allen, PhD, professor of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, will bring together quantitatively-oriented scientists from various disciplines on the Duke campus to address the computational and statistical challenges associated with efforts to use genomics to improve patient care.
Duke Scholars in Molecular Medicine
Duke Scholars in Molecular Medicine (DSMM) is a 9 month program in which PhD candidates and postdoctoral associates in the basic sciences gain hands on experience in clinical areas related to their field of research.