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Researchers found clumps of non-functioning hnRNP H and at least three other RNA-binding proteins in the brain cells of people who had died with ALS, frontotemporal dementia or both. Bright red clumps of hnRNP H can be seen in the spinal cord motor neurons at left. Healthy neurons are shown at right. (Images: Aarti Sharma /Columbia University)
August 27, 2018 - 10:30am

Researchers found clumps of non-functioning hnRNP H and at least three other RNA-binding proteins in the brain cells of people who had died with ALS, frontotemporal dementia or both.

August 14, 2018 - 3:45pm

The schedule for seminars in fall 2018 has been released.

June 4, 2018 - 11:30am

Molly Przeworski was awarded the Distinguished Columbia Faculty Award for exceptional teaching

Figure Divergent Vocalizations
May 25, 2018 - 11:15am

The vertebrate hindbrain includes multiple neural circuits that generate rhythmic behaviors including vocalizations.

Photo of Dr. Yang Dan, University of California Berkeley
May 14, 2018 - 10:15am

HHMI Investigator and Professor of Neurobiology at UC Berkeley Yang Dan was elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Image of brain scan courtesy of Nature
November 9, 2017 - 10:00am

Dr. Rafael Yuste and his collaborators consider the ethical priorites for neurotechnology and artificial intelligence in this Nature article

photo of Dr. Joachim Frank
October 4, 2017 - 11:00am

Dr. Joachim Frank has been awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemisty. Dr. Frank shares this award with Drs.

October 3, 2017 - 10:00am

The Department of Biological Sciences has an ongoing search for a faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the field of Genomics.

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