Visualizing the activity of individual neurons across the entire brain
What looks like a time-lapse video of city lights at night turns out to be active neurons within the brain [...]
Some animals sniff to smell, others sniff to assert dominance
When dogs or other animals sniff each other, the obvious assumption is that they are trying to smell each other. [...]
Life of Pi: Fact or fiction?
Last week, the film Life of Pi took home four Academy Awards including Best Director, and was nominated in seven [...]
Genetically similar, and yet so different
Differences in alternative splicing across vertebrate species may account for speciation, U of T researchers say
Controversial paper on Monsanto GM corn raises credibility concerns
Agricultural biotech company Monsanto and their GM products have often been cause for controversy; but this time they may not [...]
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The Institute of Optical Sciences merges science and business
Biomedical symposium features local and international talent
IBBME celebrates 50 years of collaborative and translational research with a neuroscience symposium