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.
Researchers develop a new method to allow brain slices to be physically magnified and imaged at a higher resolution.
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.
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.
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.
New research could help children with fragile X syndrome to memorize new information learned.