Unique brain cells linked to OCD and anxiety

In a new study, U scientists discovered a new lineage of specialized brain cells, called Hoxb8-lineage microglia, and established a link between the lineage and OCD and anxiety in mice.

HATE IN AMERICA

Assistant professor Richard Medina and doctoral student Emily Nicolosi are studying the patterns of hate groups. @theU sat down with Medina and Nicolosi to talk about their research and the current climate of hate.

AT YOUR SERVICE

The University Counseling Center offers free and low-cost counseling and support services to students, faculty and staff.

Creating a brighter future

University of Utah students, staff and faculty participate in series of focus groups aimed toward deepening the Uā€™s institutional commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion.

FUELING HATE

U study finds drivers of hate in the U.S. have distinct regional differences.

WHY VULTURES MATTER

University of Utah researchers highlight ecosystem and human impacts of vulture declines.

PAUSE FOR PAWS

Take a break (and a deep breath) with therapy dogs.