New research sheds light on how ultrasound could be used to treat psychiatric disorders

Journal Reference: Davide Folloni, Elsa Fouragnan, Marco K. Wittmann, Lea Roumazeilles, Lev Tankelevitch, Lennart Verhagen, David Attali, Jean-François Aubry, Jerome Sallet, Matthew F. S. Rushworth. Ultrasound modulation of macaque prefrontal cortex selectively alters credit assignment–related activity and behavior. Science Advances, 2021; 7 (51) DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abg7700 This is issue of ‘credit assignment’, where a person or … Read more

Discovery sheds new light on how cells move

Journal Reference: Aashrith Saraswathibhatla, Jacob Notbohm. Tractions and Stress Fibers Control Cell Shape and Rearrangements in Collective Cell Migration. Physical Review X, 2020; 10 (1) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.10.011016 But the complicated mechanics of this collective cell movement — which are facilitated by rearrangements between each cell and its neighbors — have made it challenging for researchers … Read more

Nibbling prehistoric herbivore sheds new light on Triassic diversity

Journal Reference: Jordan Bestwick, Andrew S. Jones, Sterling J. Nesbitt, Stephan Lautenschlager, Emily J. Rayfield, Andrew R. Cuff, David J. Button, Paul M. Barrett, Laura B. Porro, Richard J. Butler. Cranial functional morphology of the pseudosuchian Effigia and implications for its ecological role in the Triassic. The Anatomical Record, 2021; DOI: 10.1002/ar.24827 The new discovery … Read more

Analysis of Mars’s wind-induced vibrations sheds light on the planet’s subsurface properties

Analysis of Mars’s wind-induced vibrations sheds light on the planet’s subsurface properties – NovLink Home Mash C Analysis of Mars’s wind-induced vibrations sheds light on the planet’s subsurface properties We wish to say thanks to the author of this article for this amazing content Analysis of Mars’s wind-induced vibrations sheds light on the planet’s subsurface … Read more

A life less apparent: Study sheds light on the evolution of underground microbes

Journal Reference: Henrik Drake, Peter W. Reiners. Thermochronologic perspectives on the deep-time evolution of the deep biosphere. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2021; 118 (45): e2109609118 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2109609118 These ecosystems host microbial lineages that are of interest for understanding the origin and evolution of life on our planet but remain the least explored … Read more

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