Topic: Neuroscience

New Grant for Understanding Brain Structure

Aug. 1, 2017
Image of Brain Microstructure

Dr. Kristen Harris receives a $9 million National Science Foundation award to explore the brain in microscopic detail.

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PTSD Risk Can Be Predicted by Hormone Levels

March 7, 2017

New neuroscience research suggests some soldiers might have a hormonal predisposition to experience PTSD.

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UT Austin Leads $29 Million Alcoholism Treatment Consortium

Feb. 3, 2017
Adron Harris

With $29M in funding from the National Institutes of Health, an international consortium seeking better pharmaceutical treatments for alcoholism has moved to UT Austin.

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Leading a Brain Health Revolution

Dec. 14, 2016

James and Miriam Mulva and the Mulva Family Foundation have donated $50 million to advance neuroscience at UT Austin.

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Scientists Discover How We Play Memories in Fast Forward

Jan. 14, 2016
Compressed Thoughts

New research shows how we use a special brain wave frequency when we think about past or future events to play them in fast forward. The breakthrough has implications for Alzheimer’s disease and other disorders.

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