New research significantly advances understanding of how drugs activate receptors.
A collaborative research paper uncovers a novel mechanism of altered information processing between neurons.
A new study identifies a neural pathway which controls attention.
A new paper hypothesizes that a particular type of interneuron may influence responses in a context dependent manner.
A new neuroimaging study reports of neural differences in obese children when they taste sugar.
Optogenetics study shows activating the amygdala can create an addiction and an intense desire for sugary foods.
Using motion capture techniques to track dragonflies as they hunt their prey, researchers found the insect's movement is guided by internal models of its own body and the anticipated movements of its prey.
Cigarette smoking activates dopamine driven satisfaction and pleasure responses differently between the sexes, a neuroimaging study finds.
A new technique allows researchers to explore neurons in greater detail than ever before.
New research could help children with fragile X syndrome to memorize new information learned.
A new study takes a step closer to understanding how animals' thoughts and feelings affect their perception of external stimuli.
A new study finds Hebbian plasticity is partially correct.
New genetic treatment helps restore light sensitivity in blind mice, a new study reports.
Sleep deprivation can cause cell damage, especially to the lungs, liver and small intestine, a new study reports.
New research allows those with robotic controlled prosthetic legs to walk almost as fast as an able bodied person.