The molecular pathway that carries time-of-day signals from the body's internal clock to ultimately guide daily behavior is like a black box, says Amita Sehgal, PhD, the John Herr Musser Professor of Neuroscience and Co-Director, Comprehensive Neuroscience Center, at the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.
PHILADELPHIA –- As part of its Year of Games, the University of Pennsylvania is among the 600-plus colleges and universities across the United States and Canada competing during the next eight weeks in RecycleMania 2012. This competition is designed to see which schools will minimize their waste stream most significantly and achieve the greatest recycling rate.
Joel Gelfand of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how patients’ illnesses can affect their moods and lifestyles.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the advantages of public input on policy regarding genome testing.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the ethical issues surrounding an illegal immigrant in need of a kidney transplant.
David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on engaging children in physical activities to support a healthy lifestyle.