Press & Media

Media coverage, interviews, and invited lectures about the Palmer Lab’s research are listed below.

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Media Coverage & Interviews

Neuroscience at a turning point
Medicine on the Midway
Spring 2015

Amgen’s Icelandic DNA Quest
Bloomberg Business
March 25, 2015

NIH Proceeds with Caution on Sex Balance in Biomedical Studies
Scientific American
October 28, 2014

NGS and GWAS are Driving Advancements in Psychiatric Genetics Research
Illumina iCommunity Newsletter
October 2014

University of Chicago Establishes National Center to Study Genetics of Drug Abuse in Rats
Science Life
October 9, 2014

Health Researchers Will Get $10.1 Million to Counter Gender Bias in Studies
The New York Times
September 23, 2014

Fighting Gender Bias in Research
Science Life
September 23, 2014

Your Genes, Your Brain
Groks Science Radio Show
May 7, 2014

Genetic Predisposition to Liking Amphetamine Reduces Risk of Schizophrenia and ADHD
Science Life
April 8, 2014

Enjoy the Feeling of Adderall? You May Be Less Likely to Develop ADHD
Popular Science
April 7, 2014

Liking Amphetamine Linked to Reduced Risk of Mental Disorders
The Scientist
April 7, 2014

Gene May Link to Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Researchers Say
Medill Reports
June 5, 2013

Slew of New Caffeinated Food Products Has FDA Jittery
The Washington Post
June 1, 2013

If Caffeine Can Boost the Memory of Bees, Can It Help Us, Too? ♫♫
National Public Radio: All Things Considered
March 7, 2013

What You Should Know About Caffeine ♫♫
Minnesota Public Radio: News
December 19, 2012

Not Just for Coffee Anymore: The Rise of Caffeinated Foods ♫♫
National Public Radio: All Things Considered
December 17, 2012

Stress: The Roots of Resilience
Nature: News Feature
October 10, 2012

Old Gene Has New Role in Anxiety, Researchers Say
Medill Reports
June 6, 2012

A New Model for Anxiety …and More
Science Life
May 15, 2012

Mystery Gene Reveals New Mechanism for Anxiety Disorders
Science Daily
May 15, 2012

The Genetics of Normal
Science Life
April 11, 2011

Caffeine Fiend? Could Be a Gene Thing (or Two)
Science News
April 6, 2011

A Meeting of the Minds of Mice
Environmental Health Perspectives
July 2006


Lectures & Talks

Chalk Talk: What is the most important question you work on? ♫♫
Big Ideas Generator – Spring Kickoff
May 14, 2014

Reversing Genetics (Again) ♫♫
Psychiatric Genomics Consortium
November 8, 2013

  Using Intermediate Phenotypes to Bridge the Gap Between Human and Mouse Genetics ♫♫
Center for Contextual Genetics and Prevention Science 2nd Annual Symposium
June 23 – 24, 2011