Low levels of progranulin shown to increase the formation of amyloid beta plaques and worsen memory deficits in mouse models of Alzheimer's disease.
Neurons fire in line with conscious recognition of images, not the actual images seen, researchers report.
The interaction between mGluR7 and Elfn1 is not only crucial for building neural networks, it could also be important in some neurological disorders, a new study claims.
Emotional states after events exist in Alzheimer's patients even after the memory is lost, a new study reports.
A new study reports the human tendency to create false memories may be related to our ability to learn rules.
P300 brain waves may serve as markers to identify places, objects and other details a person recognizes in daily life, a new study reports.
Researchers discover a functional link between an area of the brain associated with taste memory and an area associated with encoding the time and place the memory occurred.
Researchers discover the xanthohumol, a flavinoid found in hops, can improve cognitive function in young mice but not in older animals.
A new study reports researchers have discovered a novel mechanism in the brain which is involved in the formation of memory and learning.
A new EEG study illustrates how fear arises in the brain when people are exposed to threatening images.
Researchers discover that a genetic mutation which arose over half a million years ago could be key to humans' ability to understand and produce speech.
Researchers report the brain is able to compensate for a buildup of beta amyloid, a protein associated with Alzheimer's disease.
A new study provides additional insight into the cognitive losses often seen as a result of chemotherapy and in some autoimmune diseases.
Researchers report the learning and memory deficits associated with neurofibromatosis are distinct features which require different treatment approaches.
A new study reports researchers have discovered a new molecular target which is essential for neuroplasticity.