According to a new study, type 2 diabetes may be linked to the build up of tau in the brain.
Calcium regulating genes in the hippocampus appear to play a central role in episodic memory and Alzheimer's disease, a new study reports.
A new study looks at the mechanisms behind cognitive flexibility.
A new study links obstructive sleep apnea to a breakdown of the blood-brain barrier.
A new study reports that serotonin promotes the consolidation of traumatic memories following stress events. Additionally, SSRI medications which are commonly prescribed for PTSD may make the condition worse by enhancing the effects of serotonin.
Researchers have developed an EEG test that can help detect who is most at risk for developing Alzheimer's disease.
According to new research, stress induced depression may be overcome by inducing neurons which were activated during previous positive experiences.
Researchers have developed a light-sensitive switch that regulates a protein implicated in synaptic plasticity. The researchers believe the photoswitch could help shed light on learning, memory and neurodegeneration.
Researchers discover accumulations of fatty acids in the brains of patients who have died from Alzheimer's disease. They propose the accumulation could accelerate the disease.
A new study reports gray matter deficits in the caudate nucleus could mean that adolescents with ADHD may not grow out of the disorder.
New findings could help develop new treatments for disorders characterized by the difficulty to inhibit actions.
A new study reports people may lose awareness of their memory loss almost three years prior to Alzheimer's disease setting in.