A new study sheds light on how visual information is transformed into short term memory.
Researchers show astrocytes are vital in cognitive function.
Researchers identify how two specific proteins affect connections between neurons and neurotransmission into the hippocampus.
Researchers report cortisol can strengthen negative memories.
Lack of sleep can lead to errors in memory, a new study reports.
The AAN states doctors have an ethical obligation to educate and protect athletes from sports concussions.
DARPA selects two universities to assist with its RAM program, which aims to develop a wireless, implantable neuroprosthetic to help those with TBI to overcome memory deficits.
Researchers identify a drug which appears to make memories of fearsome events less durable in mice.
Researchers discover a new form of neurotransmission which influences the long term memory created by addictive drugs.
A new study reports stresses experienced in early life could change areas of the brain responsible for learning, memory and emotional processing.
Researchers discover that while repetition enhances the factual content of memories, it also reduces the amount of details stored.
Using a portable brain mapping device, researchers discover limited prefrontal cortex activity among student veterans with PTSD when asked to recall information from simple memory tasks.
Amyloid beta has been implicated in blocking endocannabinoids in the hippocampus; impairing learning and memory long before Alzheimer's plaques form in the brain.
Astrocytes can monitor and respond to near by neural activity when activated by norepinephrine.
New research suggest diversity of inhibiting neurons allows for more complex information processing.