What scientists are learning about COVID-19 and the brain

To learn what scientists know so far about COVID-19 and its effect on the brain, we caught up with Anne Bang, Ph.D., director of Cell Biology at Sanford Burnham Prebys’ Conrad Prebys Center for Chemical Genomics.

Astronauts experience these key changes in space that could impact their health, new research shows

"For the first time, we can see the cellular and molecular changes that may underlie the heart conditions seen in astronaut studies," said Karen Ocorr, co-senior author of the study.

Fruit flies reveal new insights into space travel’s effect on the heart

Scientists identify protein production changes in the space flies that weren’t on the radar of heart researchers—opening new avenues for the treatment of heart disease on Earth.