A new study reports some former NFL players who lost consciousness due to concussion while playing have smaller hippocampal volume and score lower on memory tests.
A new study reports people with a broader hippocampus tend to perform better on certain memory tests.
Researchers report they have uncovered a unique connection between diabetes and Alzheimer's disease.
Researcher map brain activity associated with out of body illusions.
Researchers identify ventrolateral prefrontal cortex as a critical brain region for one shot learning.
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.