Topic: Hans Hofmann

Vertebrates Share Ancient Neural Circuitry for Complex Social Behaviors, Biologists Find

May 31, 2012

Humans, fish and frogs share neural circuits responsible for a diversity of social behavior, from flashy mating displays to aggression and monogamy, that have existed for more than 450 million years, biologists at The University of Texas at Austin found.

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Paternal Diet Can Affect Genes and Health of Offspring, Research Suggests

Dec. 23, 2010

Environmental influences experienced by a father can be passed down to the next generation, "reprogramming" how genes function in offspring, scientists at The University of Texas at Austin and the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) have discovered.

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Biologist searches for the genetic building blocks of social behavior across species

May 10, 2010

For Hans Hofmann, the quest for the genetic building blocks of human behavior begins with a small fish.

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Five scientists win Sloan Fellowships

March 6, 2008
Five scientists win Sloan Fellowships

Five faculty members were awarded Sloan Research Fellowships for 2008.

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Five Scientists Win Sloan Fellowships at The University of Texas at Austin

Feb. 27, 2008

Five faculty members at The University of Texas at Austin were awarded Sloan Research Fellowships for 2008.

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