2010 News Archive

  1. MRI

    Autism

    Research shows autism MRI test may detect disorder quicker in high-functioning patients

    December 02, 2010

  2. Seth Pollak

    Seth Pollak, PhD, discusses how childhood environment can shape the human brain on "Office Hours"

    December 01, 2010

  3. Axelrod

    PKU

    CURE's Susan Axelrod talks about her visit to the Waisman Center lab of Chris Ikonomidou, MD, PhD

    November 22, 2010

  4. Richie Davidson

    Hearing Research

    Richie Davidson, PhD, discusses research findings on "Office Hours"

    November 19, 2010

  5. WCBF

    PKU

    Waisman Biomanufacturing partners with Stratatech to develop skin substitute

    November 17, 2010

  6. WID building at night

    Search and screen panel named for WID director

    November 05, 2010

  7. Autism rates leveling

    Autism

    Autism rates seem to be leveling according to study by Maureen Durkin and Matthew Maenner

    October 26, 2010

  8. Fragile x chromosome

    PKU

    New registry to accelerate research on fragile X syndrome

    October 05, 2010

  9. Boy with Down syndrome

    Inclusive childcare at the Waisman Early Childhood Program lauded

    September 14, 2010

  10. Waisman Center

    Protecting the pregnant mind: Mental health problems affect mother & baby

    September 13, 2010

  11. Dalai Lama

    Mental Health

    Dalai Lama trust to fund UW-Madison research on healthy minds

    September 08, 2010

  12. Stem Cells

    Press Conference at Waisman Center highlights critical need for restored stem cell research funding

    September 08, 2010

  13. Winslow Sargeant

    Waisman Center Board of Visitors' member, Winslow Sargeant, Ph.D., appointed to Obama administration post

    August 23, 2010

  14. Julie Poehlmann, Ph.D.

    Research by Julie Poehlmann, Ph.D., examines the price of prison for children

    August 09, 2010

  15. Sigan Hartley, PhD

    Autism

    Study by Sigan Hartley, PhD, and Marsha Mailick Seltzer, PhD, details autism's heavy toll beyond childhood on marriages

    August 03, 2010

  16. Whitney Witt, PhD

    Imaging and Emotions

    Whitney Witt, PhD, study finds women's mental health during pregnancy impacted by their history

    August 02, 2010

  17. Maureen S Durkin

    Autism

    Study by Maureen Durkin, PhD, finds autism in kids more prevalent among wealthier parents

    July 29, 2010

  18. Messing lab

    Screen yields drugs that could help treat fatal brain disorder

    July 19, 2010

  19. Su-Chun Zhang, MD, PhD

    Service

    Gene regulating human brain development identified

    July 01, 2010

  20. Field of Suns

    Mindfulness

    Artwork by people with developmental disabilities shines in airport exhibit

    July 01, 2010

  21. Su-Chun Zhang, MD, PhD

    Service

    Stem cell research by Su Chun Zhang, MD, PhD, referenced in WKOW story on ALS

    June 17, 2010

  22. Fashion Show

    Mindfulness

    "Fashion Show for All Abilities" a huge hit

    June 07, 2010

  23. Waisman Center

    Autism

    Waisman Center Autism Expertise Cited

    May 19, 2010

  24. Seth Pollak

    Seth Pollak, PhD, laboratory documents reduction of girls' stress through interaction with moms

    May 11, 2010

  25. Marsha Mailick

    Autism

    Marsha Mailick Seltzer, PhD, comments on aging parents of adults with Down syndrome

    March 25, 2010

  26. David Gamm

    Service

    David Gamm, MD, PhD research: Cell-based treatment preserves vision in Usher Syndrome model

    March 12, 2010

  27. Dalai Lama

    Mental Health

    The science of healthy minds brings Dalai Lama to UW-Madison

    March 03, 2010

  28. Chris Coe

    Expectant mom’s flu exposure stunts baby’s brain development

    February 25, 2010

  29. Jason Baker

    Autism

    Research by Jason Baker, PhD, focuses on role maternal sensitivity plays in language development of children with autism

    February 25, 2010

  30. Matt Maenner

    Autism

    Matthew Maenner an Autism Science Foundation 2010 Doctoral Training Award Recipient

    February 15, 2010

  31. Su-Chun Zhang, MD, PhD

    Service

    Induced neural stem cells: Not quite ready for prime time

    February 15, 2010

  32. Marsha R Mailick, PhD

    Autism

    Marsha Mailick Seltzer, PhD, comments on retracted autism study

    February 12, 2010

  33. Derek Hei, PhD

    Training

    Federal grant funds production of stem cells for clinical trials

    January 26, 2010

  34. Shanica Adkins

    Memorial tribute scheduled for Shanica Adkins, Waisman Center/School of Social Work student

    January 20, 2010

  35. Ruth Litovsky

    Study: Second cochlear implant can restore two important facets of binaural hearing

    January 11, 2010