Two-photon microscope provides unprecedented brain-imaging ability

Journal Reference: Che-Hang Yu, Jeffrey N. Stirman, Yiyi Yu, Riichiro Hira, Spencer L. Smith. Diesel2p mesoscope with dual independent scan engines for flexible capture of dynamics in distributed neural circuitry. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-26736-4 Two-photon fluorescence microscopy has significantly enhanced researchers’ ability to do just that, and the lab of Spencer LaVere … Read more

Morocco, Israel sign ‘unprecedented’ security deal

Morocco Israel sign unprecedented security deal

The Minister Delegate in charge of the administration of Moroccan national defense, Abdellatif Loudiyi, and the Israeli Minister of Defense, Benny Gantz, in Rabat, on November 24, 2021. ARIEL HERMONI / AFP Barely a year after the normalization of their relations, Morocco and Israel took a spectacular step towards each other on Wednesday, November 24. … Read more

Global temperatures over last 24,000 years show today’s warming ‘unprecedented’

Journal Reference: Matthew B. Osman, Jessica E. Tierney, Jiang Zhu, Robert Tardif, Gregory J. Hakim, Jonathan King, Christopher J. Poulsen. Globally resolved surface temperatures since the Last Glacial Maximum. Nature, 2021; 599 (7884): 239 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-03984-4 The study, published this week in Nature, had three main findings: It verified that the main drivers of climate … Read more

Unprecedented look at the health status of a diverse patient population

Journal Reference: Jessica R Golbus, Nicole A Pescatore, Brahmajee K Nallamothu, Nirav Shah, Sachin Kheterpal. Wearable device signals and home blood pressure data across age, sex, race, ethnicity, and clinical phenotypes in the Michigan Predictive Activity & Clinical Trajectories in Health (MIPACT) study: a prospective, community-based observational study. The Lancet Digital Health, 2021; 3 (11): … Read more