NIH neuroscientists isolate promising mini antibodies against COVID-19 from a llama

IMAGE: NIH scientists showed that anti-COVID-19 nanobodies from a llama may be an effective tool in the battle against the COVID-19 virus. view more  Credit: Courtesy of Brody lab NIH/NINDS. National Institutes of Health researchers have isolated a set of promising, tiny antibodies, or “nanobodies,” against SARS-CoV-2 that were produced by a llama named Cormac. Preliminary […]

Neuroscientists use sports to study surprise — ScienceDaily

The gasp of surprise. Fans leap to their feet. Shouts ring out. The most exciting moments in sports are often linked to surprise, an unexpected change of circumstances that abruptly shifts the anticipated outcome of the game. Princeton neuroscientist James Antony decided to capitalize on these moments to study how human brains process surprise. “We’re […]