Researchers report oxytocin can influence the intoxicating effect of alcohol.
According to a new study, deeper sleep can be triggered by chemically 'switching on' neurons in the preoptic hypothalamus.
Sleep abnormalities result in an imbalance of an ultradian rhythm generator which is relies on dopamine, a new study reports.
According to a recently published stem cell study, new cells are quick to respond to sensory stimuli and adopt a function.
Researchers have produced a detailed map of cortical cells types and gene activity within them. They also report identifying a number of previously unknown cell types.
Researchers have shown it is possible to pick out key changes in genetic code between humans and chimpanzees. They were then able to visualize the contributions to early brain development using mouse embryos.
A new study redefines the role of the Broca's area.
Researchers have successfully recorded current in membrane channels of contracting cardiac cells using the patch clamp technique and an atomic force microscope.
A new study reports cross species research could help unlock which features of human music are rooted in our biology, and which are a cultural phenomena.
Hippocampal neurons combine social information with hormonal state in female mice, a new study reports.
New findings point to a shift in how lipids are metabolized and evidence of oxidative stress due to sleep restriction in humans and rats.
A new paper describes the development of a cAMP analogue which specifically activates only Epac2.
A new study could help pave the way for developing adaptive rehabilitation programs following visual restoration surgery.
A new study provides evidence for the co-evolution of our ability to communicate and Stone Age butchery tools.
A new study maps the cell-to-cell connection between the gut and nervous system.