A process which helps maintain calcium levels in cells may also play a role in maintaining dopamine levels, researchers report.
Researchers report neurons in the cerebellum send out their electrical signals either as a constant hum or in sudden bursts, depending on the voltage that crosses their cell membranes.
Neurons in the basal forebrain are responsible for our ability to swiftly halt a planned behavior, a new study reports.
Researchers have discovered biological differences between males and females in the molecular regulation of synapses in the hippocampus.
Researchers have developed a new method to enhance the stiffness of microneedles for use in neuroscience research.
A new study characterizes a novel way in which neurons remain electrically stable when confronted with chronic increases in neuronal activity.
Researchers have deciphered the code the brain uses to make the most of its "noisy" neural circuitry.
A new study reports new nerve cell connections on sensory cells could contribute to age related hearing loss.
A new study identifies the distinct roles each calcium channel plays in controlling blood flow to the brain.
A new study provides additional insight into how the brain stores and encodes new information.
Researchers discover a key receptor which is responsible for activating opposing forms of plasticity in the hippocampus.
Researchers develop a new method that utilizes lasers, which they hope will help decode complex neural circuits.