The image shows a human head outlined against green neurons.

Online Registry Aims to Drive Brain Disease Research

The Brain Health Registry promises to cut the time and costs of conducting clinical trails for neurological diseases. The online project, led by UCSF, will help researchers to analyze and track the brain functions of thousands of volunteers over time.
The image shows astrocytes grown on a soft substrate.

Filling Me Softly

Implant stiffness is a major cause of foreign body reaction, neuroscience researchers claim.

The Logistics of Learning

Two new studies provide new insights into the molecular mechanisms that underlie the learning process.