• Federal grant to boost student diversity in neuroscience

    Money will attract minorities and those with disabilities

    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded nearly $2.4 million Friday to University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus researcher Diego Restrepo and Elba Serrano of New Mexico State University Las Cruces to help them prepare minority students and those with disabilities for careers in neuroscience.… Full Story

    September 24, 2010
    David Kelly
  • Discovery in mice cages can alter rodents’ brains-skew research result

    Results could have worldwide implications and prove that all lab mice are not equal

    Researchers at the University of Colorado’s Anschutz Medical Campus have found the brains of mice used in laboratories worldwide can be profoundly affected by the type of cage they are kept in, a breakthrough that may require scientists to reevaluate the way they conduct future experiments.… Full Story

    June 29, 2010
    David Kelly
  • World traveler discovers vocation at CU Denver

    From impossible to endless

    A major new study shows that a pregnant mother’s diet not only sensitizes the fetus to those smells and flavors, but physically changes the brain directly impacting what the infant eats and drinks in the future.… Full Story

    November 19, 2008
    David Kelly