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January 23, 2024

MNI Research indicates that "Temperament is innate but hackable"

Huda Akil's lab studied emotional reactivity and vulnerability to stress in rodents for two decades. A recent article in The Transmitter highlighted this research showed that extreme responses to their environment helped explain why some behaviors become pathological in people— but can be modified in early life by targeting inflammation-related

October 9, 2023

MNI Postdoc Dr. Emily Heckman Honored with HHMI Fellowship

MNI Postdoc Emily Heckman, a postdoc in Josey Clowney’s Lab in the Department of Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology was awarded one of 25 Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Hanna H. Gray Fellowships.

May 29, 2023

U-M Neuroscience Conference Held June 28-29

The 4th Annual University of Michigan Neuroscience Conference brings together faculty, staff, postdocs, and students to experience scientific presentations, poster sessions, and networking opportunities with University neuroscientists.