The distance between neurons plays a part in regulating brain networks, a new study reports.
Two different causes of autism and intellectual disability disrupt protein synthesis at synapses, a new study reports.
New technology helps researchers better understand neurotransmission and how synapses function.
By learning more about how a protein crucial for learning works, researchers move a step closer to figuring out how memory and learning work, a new study reports.
Researchers have linked a group of neurons to a specific type of somatosensation, helping heighten understanding about the sense of touch.
A new study provides a close up of synapse refinement and identifies a protein that is crucial in this process.
The loss of a specific type of neuron in the dorsal striatum has been found to cause Tourette like tics in mice, a new study reports.
In animal studies, riluzole, a drug available for the treatment of ALS, has proven effective in preventing fading memories associated with old age, a new study reports.
A new technique has been developed which allows researchers to mark individual neurons, a new study reports.
New research into serotonin neuron subtypes could help in better understanding of SIDS and depression treatments.
A new study reports long term memories might not be stored in synapses, as was previously thought.
New research demonstrates the importance of individual history in understanding how neurochemicals control behavior.
Researchers shed light on the neural circuitry involved in the behavior which allows young zebrafish to capture their prey.
The lateral horn has been identified as the processing center for behaviorally relevant odor information, a new study reports.
New research significantly advances understanding of how drugs activate receptors.