New research shows the hypothalamus can directly control reproductive functions in rhesus monkeys. The researchers believe it is likely to perform the same actions in human women.
Researchers report on how nerve cells recycle vesicles. The findings suggest the process is much faster and different that previously proposed.
Researchers challenge the theories of how people localize sound and explain why neural responses to sound are so diverse.
Researchers discover certain symptoms of schizophrenia could arise from uncontrolled activation of neurons which help build memories during rest periods.
Mutations in the alpha-synuclein gene can cause increased vulnerability to pesticides, which may lead to Parkinson’s disease.
Modifications of the SUMO protein helps to control communications between brain cells.
Microglia plays crucial roles both in healthy and diseased brains, a new study reports.
Researchers use RNAi to reveal dozens of genes which could represent new therapeutic targets for treating Parkinson’s disease.
Astrocytes actively refine neural circuits by selectively eliminating synapses, a new study reports.
Researchers present a new theory which explains how critical periods are triggered during neurodevelopment.