February 23, 2018

  • Close-up of Dr. Eric Pamer at podium

    Pamer Lab Studies How Antibiotics Can Disrupt GI Tract

    A patient who needed antibiotics for a bacterial infection associated with cancer treatment subsequently developed recurrent C. diff infections, recounted Dr. Eric Pamer of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, during a Wednesday Afternoon Lecture.
  • Dr. Südhof explains his research

    Südhof Explores Molecular Logic of Neural Circuits

    Nobel laureate Dr. Thomas Südhof discusses the molecular logic of synapse formation. There's growing evidence that impairments in the logic of neural circuits is associated with autism, schizophrenia, Tourette’s syndrome and intellectual disability.
  • Dr. Daniel Levy discusses study

    NHLBI Marks Year 70 of Iconic Framingham Heart Study

    Before the Framingham Heart Study, researchers knew little about the causes of heart disease. The study's director Dr. Daniel Levy discusses its legacy at NHLBI lecture.
  • Dr. Nina Schor

    Schor Named NINDS Deputy Director

    Pediatric neurologist Dr. Nina Schor was recently appointed as deputy director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. She officially joined the institute in January 2018.
Blood vessel and mitochondria in a mouse heart viewed under microscope

On the Cover

Blood vessel (red) in a mouse heart and mitochondria (green) in an adjacent heart muscle cell as viewed under an electron microscope.

Photo: Brian Glancy, NHLBI