Science News Illustrations

Scientific illustrations summarizing exciting research published in high rank journals.

Dopamine is involved in mother-child bonding
In a recent study, researchers found that a mother’s level of dopamine is connected to her degree of synchrony with her baby which give strength and connectivity to the brain network called the medial amygdala network, which supports social affiliation.
Artwork by Pablo Echeverria for Graphic Biology and design-in-biology blogs
Mechanisms of social hierarchy.
Neural circuits that control social status. Excellent paper published in Science magazine (2017)

Artwork by Pablo Echeverria for Graphic Biology and design-in-biology blogs
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