Medicine + Health

  • Neuroscientist Karen Szumlinski uncovers an unlikely ‘brake’ mechanism that helps to modulate overdrinking
  • Researchers use gene editing to control disease-causing mosquitoes, thanks to a multimillion-dollar DARPA contract
  • Karen Scida receives the Otis Williams Postdoctoral Fellowship for a pump that delivers insulin via bubbles
  • Stem cell advance brings bioengineered arteries closer to reality
  • With a high degree of accuracy, scientists’ neural network model can predict melanoma from images
  • UCSB researchers investigate the wisdom of crowds in the realm of visual searches