According to a new study, postmortem brain tissue from females who suffered from depression had abnormally high expression levels of a number of genes which regulate the glutamate system.
A new study reports cortisol can reduce cravings for those addicted to heroin.
A new study provides evidence to distinguish between the parts of the brain which account for individual talent and the areas activated through training.
A new study reports a lack of sleep can reduce aggression and affect reproductive fitness in fruit flies.
Elevated levels of testosterone could help explain why some people embark in unethical behavior, a new study reports.
According to a new study, gut bacteria plays an important role in inducing depression and anxiety, even in early life.
A new study reports children who are able to selectively imitate behaviors are more flexible social learners.
During moments of suspense in Hitchcock movies, the brain narrows what people see and pays attention to the story.
According to researchers, an experimental drug extends lifespan in male mice and ameliorates a number of behavioral symptoms of Rett syndrome in female mice, signifying the disorder may be reversible.
A new study reports the specific language a parent uses to communicate with their baby can help the child to empathize and understand the thoughts of others when they get older.
A new study reports sarcasm can be beneficial to the creative process.
Researchers report of accelerated cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease patient who also exhibit signs of delirium.