A new study takes significant steps in understanding how poor memory performance can be inherited.
Researchers have developed a new technique which allows them to convert human skin cells into sensory neurons, a new study reports.
An overabundance of NOS1AP resulted in dendrites being stunted in the developing brains of rats, new research reports.
Researchers discover how mutations in the TMIE gene can cause deafness from birth.
Researchers generate first genome sequence of tapeworm removed from a patient's brain.
Enhancers control the expression of genes, a new study reports.
The tender love of a mother not only helps sooth an infant's pain, it could also have an impact on early brain development, researchers say.
VEGF-B can regenerate damaged peripheral nerves without causing new blood vessels to grow, a new study reports.
A new study reports researchers have identified a new gene implicated in a progressive form of epilepsy.
A new study provides fresh insight into how local circadian clocks can control sleep and wakefulness.
Researchers identify a new factor associated with age related macular degeneration.
Researchers have identified a gene which could help explain why the human brain is larger than those of other animals.
Transgenic mice carrying a gene variant found in one third of people with ALS have faster disease progression and die sooner than those with a standard genetic model of the disease, a new study reports.
Memory recall and brain function improves when FXR1P is removed, a new study reports.
A new study reports TGF-beta acts as a time signal which regulates neural stem cells' potential at different stages of brain development.