Using neuroimaging technology, researchers discover lower numbers of opioid receptors in the brain of obese people.
A new study reports on why we sniff our hands after a handshake.
A new study reports neural networks preserve memories better than individual neurons.
New findings could help treat navigational problems associated with neurological disorders.
New research provides evidence of how changes in the activity of individual neurons can encode learning and memory.
A new study provides deeper understanding of the mechanisms the brain uses to sync up for conscious thought.
According to a new study, researchers have successfully converted adult skin cells into hypothalamic-like neurons.
New research using EEG technology explores the role the hippocampus plays in unconscious memory.
A new study reports researchers have identified a neural circuit which connects motor planning to movement.
A new study reports researchers have identified two groups of neurons which appear to play key roles in social interaction.
Researchers have developed a new method for identifying clusters of neurons.
A new study explores false memory in bumble bees.
A new study reports somatostatin neurons regulate synaptic activity in the neocortex.
Researchers use optogenetics to stimulate the anterior cingulate cortex and lessen pain in mice.
According to a new study, deeper sleep can be triggered by chemically 'switching on' neurons in the preoptic hypothalamus.