Researchers report shorter nanowires would be a better option for implanting into the brain.
The distance between neurons plays a part in regulating brain networks, a new study reports.
A new study challenges current understanding of how visual attention is focused, as well as the roles of long and short term memory.
Researchers take steps to better understand how dynein helps transport cellular cargo into the cell bodies of neurons.
A new neuroimaging study reports on substantial differences in neural activity following correct or incorrect answers to tasks.
A new study illustrates how individuals with face blindness are still able to recognize other people's movements.
A new study reports olfactory bulb neurons in rats use linear summation to make sense of fluctuating odor inputs.
New technology helps researchers better understand neurotransmission and how synapses function.
As we age, reasoning ability often decreases while verbal ability remains in tack, a new study reports.
Researchers have developed a mathematical equation which explains how equilibrium is achieved by two forms of synaptic plasticity during learning.
Researchers develop a new implant which can be applied to the spinal cord directly, without causing inflammation or damage.
New research provides insight into how tasks are learned and could have positive implications for rehabilitation.
Researchers find face processing areas in the brain appear to respond selectively to the motion of faces, a new study reports.
A new neuroimaging study reports people born with one hand, who are able to use both limbs in a two handed task, show brain activity similar to that of people with two hands.
A new technique allows subtle mutations in brain cells to be traced and mapped spatially for the first time.