The prose of Dr. Seuss shines a light on how the brain processes speech
Sep 21, 2022
Researchers at the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience have expanded the understanding of how the brain is engaged during complex audiovisual speech perception.
Study Shows Hay Fever Among School Children Leads to Worse Asthma Outcomes
Sep 15, 2022
A study of school children found that the majority of children with asthma also reported having allergic rhinitis (or 'hay fever'), and these children had worse health outcomes than children who w...
Mild traumatic brain injury increases risk of behavioral and emotional problems in kids
Sep 13, 2022
Researchers at the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience have found that kids who experience a traumatic brain injury (TBI), even a mild one, have more emotional and behavioral problems than kids w...
The brains of children with autism may not always ‘see’ body language
Jul 18, 2022
Researchers at the Del Monte Institute for Neuroscience at the University of Rochester have found that children with autism spectrum disorder may not always process body movements effectively, esp...
Double Duty: Early Research Reveals how a Single Drug Delivers Twice the Impact in Fragile X
Jun 27, 2022
In a new study in the journal Molecular Cell, scientists found that a drug being tested in cancer clinical trials affected stem cells that mimic fragile X syndrome.
6 Month to 5th Birthday Vaccine: Frequently Asked Questions
Jun 17, 2022
Children 6 months up to 5th birthday are now eligible to receive the Pfizer and BioNTech SE and Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. The CDC unanimously authorized its use, after extensive review of safety a...
Co-development of Gut Microbiome, Respiratory and Immune Systems Directly Impact Baby's Development
Jun 15, 2022
A new multidisciplinary study found that the co-development of three systems - the gut microbiome, respiratory system and immune system - is correlated with a baby's respiratory health, and an inf...
EIOH Awarded $3.5 Million for First-of-its-Kind Study
May 17, 2022
UR Medicine’s Eastman Institute for Oral Health has been awarded a $3.5 million grant to conduct a first-ever study that will examine early-life biological factors related to severe tooth decay am...
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