Psychiatrist honored for pioneering work in late-life depression
Charles F. Reynolds, III, MD, has received the Pardes Humanitarian Prize in Mental Health from the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation.
Monday, October 24, 2016
Team figures out how to induce visual hallucinations
Bard Ermentrout, PhD, reports that normal test subjects uniformly described the same visions. Objective studies of hallucinations might eventually lead to treatment for people with schizophrenia.
Sunday, October 23, 2016
World Polio Day honors Jonas Salk
World Polio Day commemorates the birth on Oct. 24 of Jonas Salk, who led the first team to develop a vaccine against polio. Key work took place in his Pittsburgh kitchen.