Category Archives: Dana publications

Dana Newsletter: August 2014

Below is the content that appeared in the latest Dana email newsletter. You can sign up to receive this (and other Dana email alerts and/or print publications) by going┬áhere. Students: Design a Brain Experiment The Dana Foundation is asking U.S. … Continue reading

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The Neurobiology of Resilience

Rather than focusing only on the bad effects of stress, should researchers also look for ways to induce resilience to treat depression and anxiety disorders? Based on recent research, Eric Nestler, Ph.D., a Dana Alliance member and chair of neuroscience … Continue reading

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Putting Genetic Studies into Perspective

The genetics field has grown dramatically in recent years as we look to our DNA to explain our health and predict future diseases and disorders. At-home genetic testing kits are readily available and relatively affordable these days, though the tests … Continue reading

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Dana Newsletter: June 2014

Below is the content that appeared in the latest Dana email newsletter. You can sign up to receive this (and other Dana email alerts and/or print publications) by going┬áhere. Here are some stories recently posted on http://www.dana.org: One of a … Continue reading

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Emerging Techniques to Study the CNS

Paul J. Kenny, Christie Fowler, and Brian Lee In the June Report on Progress, Drs. Christie D. Fowler, Brian Lee, and Paul J. Kenny explain the use of two emerging techniques, optogenetics (light) and DREADDs (drugs), to better study how … Continue reading

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