A new study reports deep sleep may be critical for the immune system to strengthen its 'memories' of previously encountered pathogens.
New findings link brain connectivity to measures of personal success.
According to researchers, there is a strong correspondence between positive lifestyle and behavioral traits and a particular set of connections in the brain.
Researchers report on the role type 1 cannabinoid receptors play in controlling negative memories.
According to researchers, young mice exposed to malaria while in the uterus had memory impairments and expressed depressive behaviors.
A new study reports adults who survived posterior fossa brain tumors as children have lower working memory performance than healthy adults.
Researchers identify a neural circuit that connects the hippocampus and the entorhinal cortex, which is responsible for encoding episodic memory.
A discovery about pyramidal neurons in the CA3 area of the hippocampus could help researchers develop new treatments for Alzheimer's disease and other age related memory loss problems.
A new study appears to support the neural noise hypothesis, which proposes the signal to noise ratio in neural circuits diminishes with aging.
A new study reports amyloid PET imaging is as effective as the more common cerebrospinal fluid sample test for detecting Alzheimer's disease.
A new study shows how a three step brain oscillation plays an important role in memory consolidation.
A new study reports young children can better remember a piece of information days after they have learned it than they can on initial exposure.