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“Your Fantastic Mind” Features Yerkes Researchers (11/01/2021)

Reversing influences of intergenerational stress offers hope for effectively addressing public health concerns (08/27/2018)

Emory Receives $12.7 Million Grant to Continue Oxytocin Research (04/16/2018)

2018 ION Program Accepting Applications (01/04/2018)

Yerkes Researcher Selected as a 2017 CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar (10/18/2017)

Emory Researchers Closer to Cracking Neural Code of Love (05/31/2017)

2017 ION Summer Program Accepting Applications (02/01/2017)

Wireless Freely Behaving Rodent Cage Helps Scientists Collect More Reliable Data (09/28/2016)

Discovery of Consoling Behavior in Prairie Voles May Benefit Autism Research (01/21/2016)

2016 ION Program Accepting Applications (11/30/2015)

Oxytocin May Enhance Social Function in Psychiatric Disorders (03/04/2015)

Can Oxytocin Treat Autism? (02/19/2015)

ION Summer Research Program Accepting Applications (02/09/2015)

Understanding Parallels of Human and Animal Parenting Can Benefit Generations to Come (08/14/2014)

Notch Developmental Pathway Regulates Fear Memory Formation (08/07/2014)

American Academy of Arts and Sciences elects neuroscientist Larry Young (04/23/2014)

Empathy chimpanzees offer is key to understanding human engagement (03/11/2014)

Elephants reassure others in distress (02/18/2014)

Learning About Love From Prairie Vole Bonding (02/09/2014)

Identification of gene that influences joint attention in chimpanzees provides insight into autism spectrum disorders (02/05/2014)

ION@Yerkes Accepting Applications; Summer 2014 Program Open to High School Students and Middle and High School Teachers (01/23/2014)

Researchers Identify Gene that Influences the Ability to Remember Faces (12/23/2013)

Mice can inherit learned sensitivity to a smell (12/02/2013)

Young Apes Manage Emotions Like Humans (10/14/2013)

ION@Yerkes Accepting Applications; Summer 2013 Program Open to High School Students and Middle and High School Teachers (02/01/2013)

Bonobos Predisposed to Show Sensitivity to Others (01/30/2013)

Institute of Medicine Elects Yerkes Researcher (10/15/2012)

Larry Young's First Book Released Today (09/13/2012)

National PTSD Consortium to Improve Diagnosis and Treatment (08/14/2012)

Dr. Larry Young Teaches Neuroscience to Tibetan Monks (06/11/2012)

New Biological Pathway Identified for PTSD (02/24/2011)

Yerkes Researcher Mike Davis, PhD, featured on Emory Health Now Blog (02/04/2011)

Exploring the Social Brain: New Emory Center Focuses on Research Discoveries, Treatments for Autism, Schizophrenia (02/01/2011)

Brain Scientists Extend Map of Fear Memory Formation (01/28/2010)

Yerkes Researchers Create First Transgenic Prairie Voles (12/01/2009)

Yerkes Researchers Show Early Life Nurturing Impacts Later Life Relationships (08/27/2009)

Yerkes Researcher Discusses the Neuroscience Behind Love (01/07/2009)

Childhood Abuse and Variation in Stress Gene Increases Risk of Severe PTSD Symptoms (03/18/2008)

Junk DNA Shapes Social Behavior (06/09/2005)

Yerkes and CBN Researchers Make Promiscuous Animals Monogamous by Manipulating Genes (06/16/2004)

Reward Mechanism Involved in Addiction Likely Regulates Pair Bonds Between Monogamous Animals (01/19/2004)

Yerkes Research Center Receives Five-Year, $9.5 Million Grant To Study Oxytocin