Sleep spindles assist with the processing of relevant memories during sleep and help boost memory consolidation, researchers report.
A new study reveals how the brain manages to perform learned categorization while under stress.
According to researchers, people who suffer from major depressive disorder may report feeling more negative emotions when recalling specific autobiographical memories.
Researchers have developed a new algorithm which can speed up brain simulations on supercomputers.
Researchers have discovered 250 new genes involved in brain aging, including Dbx2 which may prematurely age stem cells.
According to a new PNAS study, two areas of the brain are responsible for fear processing.
Researchers report allowing children to taste alcohol may lead to an increased risk of developing drinking problems during late adolescence.
A new study reveals ILC2 cells in the nervous system can halt immune response to infections that cause inflammation.
Researchers improve the recovery of function in mice following spinal cord injury.
Researchers give tips to achieving a positive self image.
Researchers report listening to music may help people extend the time they are capable of enduring a cardiac stress test. The study also reports the findings could help healthy people to exercise for longer periods of time.
A new study reveals eating fish regularly and taking daily fish oil supplements may reduce the risk of developing multiple sclerosis. Researchers report high fish intake is associated with a 45% reduced risk of developing MS.
Allen Institute researchers have produced a collection of computer generated models that accurately replicate cortical neuron activity.
Age related neurodegeneration may be delayed by preventing oxidative damage in a few neuron types, researchers report.
Researchers have identified a specific network in the brain of mice that drives the need to drink.
A new study reports those who suffer from persistent depression lasting more than ten years have higher levels of neuroinflammation.
A new study reports specific genes are linked to differences in brain structure in children with ASD.
Researchers call for TBI screening for people entering the justice system. Previous studies have linked TBI to problems in self regulation, behavioral disorders and increased risk of criminality.