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Stress-resilient fish are born that way; their immune system reveals why
Uncovering the activities of the organs, tissues and cells responsible for the body’s stress response as they’ve never before been seen revealed...
Researchers discover the molecule that “programs” a tendency to develop an eating disorder
Scientists at the Weizmann Institute prevented the onset of eating disorders through dietary intervention
A new neural mechanism is found to regulate the chronic stress response
Weizmann Institute scientists show how a molecule in the mouse’s brain regulates social behavior
A stress receptor in the brain is found to regulate metabolic responses to stressful situations differently in male and female mice
Does a non-standard number of chromosomes help or hurt the cell?
A unique ON-OFF switch in the brain controls a main stress hormone
Both parts of the mechanism – ON and OFF receptors – are encoded in the same gene.