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.
Using flashes of light, researchers 'read' and 'write' neural signals, a new study reports.
A new study reports long term memories might not be stored in synapses, as was previously thought.
New research could help children with fragile X syndrome to memorize new information learned.
Researchers report distraction does not necessarily hinder learning.
A new study finds Hebbian plasticity is partially correct.
Working memory system disruptions can cause smokers who quit to relapse within days, a neuroimaging study finds.
Researchers develop a new compound which helps reduce the harmful side effects of binge drinking.
A new neuroimaging study identifies areas of the brain responsible for language processing.
Older people retain the mental flexibility needed to learn visual perception tasks, but are not as good as filtering out irrelevant information as younger people, a new study reports.
A new study takes significant steps in understanding how poor memory performance can be inherited.
New findings from virtual reality study could help provide treatments for those with memory problems, study reports.
Researchers generate first genome sequence of tapeworm removed from a patient's brain.
Researchers attempt to unravel the mechanisms of how the brain learns.
Researchers track the electrical activity in the brains of people who alternately imagined scenes or watched real scenes on video.