A new study on Aplysia californica sea snails uncovers the first nervous system cells to fail during aging.
A new study provides evidence to distinguish between the parts of the brain which account for individual talent and the areas activated through training.
Researchers have identified a critical function of what they believe to be schizophrenia's "Rosetta Stone" gene that could hold the key to decoding the function of all genes involved in the disease.
A new study characterizes a novel way in which neurons remain electrically stable when confronted with chronic increases in neuronal activity.
Researchers identify a calcium dependent mechanism for neuronal information storage.
A new study offers insights into how diversity is created in neural circuits.
Findings could point to a new target to treat schizophrenia.
Researchers successfully reactivate brain plasticity in adult mice.
Researchers develop a new mathematical model to help better understand how the brain forms, and loses, memories.
According to a new study, corticothalamic cells can either enhance or stifle sensory information.
According to a new study, extra sleep assisted in repairing some memory problems associated with an Alzheimer's like condition in fruit flies.
A new study reports neurons in the eye alter on a molecular level when they are exposed to light for prolonged periods of time.