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Dr. Nina Stachenfeld named American Physiological Society Fellow!

TEST3Congratulations to Dr. Nina Stachenfeld for being named a fellow of the American Physiological Society! APS fellowship is reserved for leaders in their fields who have demonstrated excellence in the physiological sciences. … Continue Reading ?

Dr. Pieribone and OceanX team up with GMA to explore a beautiful Atlantic coral reef!

TEST3“I want them to think about the grandeur and beauty of the ocean, and how important it is to human life.”  Dr. Pieribone and OceanX team up with GMA to explore a beautiful Atlantic coral reef!… Continue Reading ?

Dr. Barry Green, ACHEMS 2019 winner of the Max Mozell Award

TEST3Congratulations to Dr. Barry Green, the ACHEMS 2019 winner of the Max Mozell Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Chemical Senses. Dr. Green was recognized for his significant contributions to research on taste and oral sensitivity, including the development of what is now a stand
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Sex differences in endothelial function important to vascular health and overall cardiovascular disease risk across the lifespan

TEST3Dr. Nina Stachenfeld’s paper describing sex differences in cardiovascular function and risk across the lifespan was just released in the December 2018 issue of The American Journal of Physiology.  Congratulations to Dr.… Continue Reading ?

In live brain function, researchers are finally seeing red

TEST3For years, green has been the most reliable hue for live brain imaging, but after using a new high-throughput screening method, researchers at The John B. Pierce Laboratory and the Yale School of Medicine, together with collaborators at Stanford University, have identified a new fluor
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Precision “Glove-Controlled” deep-sea soft gripper

TEST3Vincent Pieribone, PhD, and other researchers at the John B. Pierce Laboratory in collaboration with the Wyss Institute, Harvard’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), Baruch College, and the University of Rhode Island (URI) have developed a delicate and dexterous
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Including women in research. It’s necessary, and really not so hard to do.

TEST3“Including women in research. It’s necessary, and really not so hard to do.” A viewpoint article by Dr. Nina Stachenfeld in this month’s issue of Experimental Physiology. Click here to read article… Continue Reading ?

Dr. Nina Stachenfeld interviewed on NPR Morning Edition (Listen now…)

TEST3Dr. Nina Stachenfeld recently conducted a study which measured the cognitive impact of mild dehydration.  NPR correspondent, Allison Aubrey, interviewed Dr. Stachenfeld for the recently aired Your Health segment which discusses how mild dehydration, which affects all of us at some poi
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Olfactory navigation: Dynamic computing in the natural environment

TEST3Dr. Verhagen awarded NSF grant to study olfaction Justus V. Verhagen, associate fellow at the John B. Pierce Laboratory, and Yale neurobiologist, is one of 17 researchers nationwide to receive grants totaling $15 million from the National Science Foundation to study how the brain proc
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