Understanding Human Brain


A New Model For Understanding Human Brain Immune Cells And Neurological Disorders Salk scientists establish organoid model for understanding how brain immune cells impact brain conditions, like autism spectrum disorder and Alzheimer’s disease LA JOLLA—Situated at the intersection of the human immune system and the brain are microglia, specialized brain immune cells that play a […]

The development of quantum dots


The Development Of Quantum Dots Wins The 2023 Nobel Prize In Chemistry The nanoparticles can light up TVs as well as the vascular networks of tumors When exposed to ultraviolet light, the liquids in these vials glow different colors thanks to infusions of quantum dots of different sizes. TAYFUN RUZGAR/ISTOCK/GETTY IMAGES PLUS UPDATED OCTOBER 4, 2023 […]

Move Over, Artificial Intelligence.


Move Over, Artificial Intelligence. Scientists Announce A New ‘Organoid Intelligence’ Field By Ashley Strickland, CNN Updated 2:00 PM EST, Thu March 2, 2023 Dr. Thomas Hartung is pictured with brain organoids at his lab at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore. Courtesy Will Kirk/Johns Hopkins University Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory […]