Placental Accumulation of Flame-Retardant Chemical Alters Serotonin Production in Rat Offspring
New research shows flame retardants can have sex-specific effects on placental functions critical for brain development.
Americans Want a Say in Human Genome Editing
For the Los Angeles Times, graduate student and public science intern Mira Abed explains the results of a survey on how Americans feel about CRISPR.
Working With the Game-Changer Known as CRISPR
Graduate student Katelyn Brandt came to NC State to get in on the cutting edge of research involving a new gene-editing technique called CRISPR.
Why Don’t Turtles Still Have Tail Spikes? Researchers Explain Why Tail Weaponry Is Rare
A new study explains how the evolution of tail weaponry in dinosaurs required a perfect storm of traits not seen in living animals today.
Using New Technologies to Preserve Wildlife and Wild Spaces
Sciences students are working with others at NC State and Namibian partners to use new technologies to better study and protect African wildlife.
Meet Chris McGahan, Our New Dean
Program by program, Chris McGahan wants to create an extraordinary College of Sciences.
His Disease, His Mission
Undeterred by a devastating diagnosis, NC State scientist Michael Bereman is taking the battle to ALS.
DELTA Adds Tim Petty as Associate Vice Provost
Tim Petty of the Department of Biological Sciences has been named the new associate vice provost for online and distance education in DELTA.
More Neuroscience Research Articles Are Reporting the Sex of Laboratory Animals
An NC State study found progress in addressing both males and females in neuroscience research but highlights the need for improved research design.
Researchers Receive Grant to Study GenX Exposure in New Hanover County Residents
NC State researchers will lead a new study on GenX exposure in New Hanover County residents.