Genetic cues and communication between neurons and progenitors influence the development o the cerebral cortex, a new study reports.
A new neuroimaging study identifies areas of the brain responsible for language processing.
Older people retain the mental flexibility needed to learn visual perception tasks, but are not as good as filtering out irrelevant information as younger people, a new study reports.
A new study reports that proper levels of copper as essential to maintaining brain health at rest.
Researchers report their new findings could bring natural movement of prosthetic limbs closer to reality.
New findings from virtual reality study could help provide treatments for those with memory problems, study reports.
Researchers have developed a new technique which allows them to convert human skin cells into sensory neurons, a new study reports.
A new study reports a gene expressed in the amygdala plays a crucial role in coordinating axon growth and development.
Researchers attempt to unravel the mechanisms of how the brain learns.
Using optogenetics, researchers identify a neural pathway which makes helps make learning to avoid unpleasant situations possible.
Enhancers control the expression of genes, a new study reports.
Researchers track the electrical activity in the brains of people who alternately imagined scenes or watched real scenes on video.
Researchers identify a novel function for rod photoreceptors in the retina during daylight.
A new study reports gut microbiota can influence the integrity of the blood-brain barrier.
White matter changes in older adults to allow for learning, while in younger adults changes are seen in gray matter, a new study reports.