Researchers discover grid cells can help mice to effectively map their location in the dark.
A new study suggests hippocampus is dedicated to memory formation, and not spatial skills.
Neuroimaging study visualizes how the brain recalls memories of old events when they are complemented by new information.
Researchers use data mining to create a new resource that indexes physiological information about neurons obtained from scientific literature.
Researchers discover a key receptor which is responsible for activating opposing forms of plasticity in the hippocampus.
According to a new study, electroconvulsive therapy causes changes to areas of the brain responsible for memory and emotion.
Detrimental effects on areas of the brain associated with schizophrenia and stronger reaction to cocaine seen in rats exposed to lead, according to a new study.
New research using EEG technology explores the role the hippocampus plays in unconscious memory.
The hippocampus and prefrontal cortex use two different brain wave frequencies to communicate when the brain learns to associate unrelated objects, a new study reports.
A new study reveals an immune basis of Alzheimer's disease.
According to a recently published stem cell study, new cells are quick to respond to sensory stimuli and adopt a function.
A new study reports human neural stem cells show promise for reversing cognitive impairments following chemotherapy.