A new study enhances understanding of the mechanisms vital to the regulation of the circadian system.
A new study provides evidence to distinguish between the parts of the brain which account for individual talent and the areas activated through training.
Researchers have identified a critical function of what they believe to be schizophrenia's "Rosetta Stone" gene that could hold the key to decoding the function of all genes involved in the disease.
A new study characterizes a novel way in which neurons remain electrically stable when confronted with chronic increases in neuronal activity.
A new study reports learning music can enhance a teenager's brain response to sound and sharpen language skills.
Researchers identify a calcium dependent mechanism for neuronal information storage.
Researchers find evidence that a sight restoring gene therapy strengthens visual pathways in the brain.
A new study reports on the importance of REM sleep for the developing brain and questions the increasing use of REM disrupting medications in children.
A new study reports histones are steadily replaced in brain cells throughout life.
A new study reports behavioral flexibility is controlled by specific neurons in the striatum.
Manipulating the activity of Activin receptors could decrease relapse behaviors in cocaine addiction, a new study suggests.
A new study reports sleep can enhance memory retention while suppressing the activity of dopamine neurons.