Findings

A lively debate about brain's capacity for renewal

Two competing views of neurogenesis are played out in the pages of Science.

Neurogenesis, an arcane and complex issue, has leaped out of scientific journals and conferences in the last few years to land in the pages of newspapers and magazines, including Newsweek and The New...

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A link from sleep to pain

A neuropeptide whose absence may be a factor in sudden sleep attacks also appears to modulate pain. A team that included Anthony N. van den Pol, Ph.D., professor of neurosurgery at Yale, and...

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Et Cetera

Bleach, water and HIV

Although proven effective in preventing the spread of HIV, needle exchange programs remain unfunded by the federal...

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Cocaine and the fetus

When pregnant women use cocaine, their offspring may suffer permanent harm to an area of the brain that governs...

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