neurobiology neurobiology

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of biology that deals with the anatomy and physiology and pathology of the nervous system

Usage(s):

  1. The article, although interesting, it forgot to mention the neurobiology behind the one, two, or three night stands.
  2. Women who don't fit stereotypes don't fare much better, says Jim Pfaus, a psychologist at Concordia University in Montreal who studies behavioral neurobiology.

News

  • UW dean’s list student arrested in child rape investigation

    Omar Abdelbadie, a 22-year-old neurobiology major and member of the dean's list, was arrested by Seattle police Monday night for investigation of raping a 12-year-old girl at his apartment near campus Sunday. According to court documents, Abdelbadie first saw the girl walking on “The Ave” in the University District. “He thought she was dressed provocatively," according to the police report. The ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma

Quotes

  • "We used a multidisciplinary approach combining an understanding of immunology and neurobiology to uncover a completely different target than other therapies," said Andrea Tenner, lead author of the study that led to the findings and a molecular...
    on Jul 14, 2009 By: Andrea Source: Science Daily (press release)

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