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Viral protein is an effective preventative against infection
...iddle ear infections every year add up to a lot of sleepless
nights and trips to the pediatrician. But new research from a collaboration between Rockefeller University and St. Jude Children’s Hospital could change all that. In the March 23 issue of PLoS Pathogens, Rockefeller’s Vincent A. Fischetti and colle...
Flies on speed offer insight into the roles of dopamine in sleep and arousal
...te in San Diego. The researchers found that long, sleepless
nights, heightened locomotor activity, frenetic brain activity, and frenzied (but ultimately ineffective) courtship behavior are all characteristics of fruit flies on methamphetamine, the effects of which are known to act through the neurotransmitter...