November-December 2012

The Primate Directive

Could the key to reversing human autism be found in the monkey trials at a little-known NIH facility? That's what researchers there hope, as they work to unlock the mysteries behind that and other human diseases and disorders

Playing Favorites

Designers have a knack for making sure every room in a house looks great. But let's admit it: When it comes to their own homes, there's often one room they love more than the others

What They Didn't Know

Bethesda's Brian Go was smart, funny and kind. Everyone says so. He also was suicidally depressed-something his parents believe college counselors knew, but tragically failed to share with his family