A new study reports microglia accelerates damage in blinding eye disorders like retinitis pigmentosa.
Researchers discover how CPEB3 works inside neurons to maintain long-term memories.
Neurons change their firing properties at the exact moment new memories are formed, researchers report.
A new study addresses the nature and origin of neural signals involved in solving perceptual tasks.
Researchers find language precursors by deciphering the sounds of babbler birds.
According to a new study, each of us has a unique 'olfactory fingerprint' which can also help with early diagnosis of certain neurodegenerative diseases.
Researchers have discovered an important mechanism which allows animals to effectively track seasonal changes.
According to a new study, the Cav3.1 calcium channel plays an important role in normal sleep.
Researchers report rats simulate journeys to areas they have not been able to reach while at rest.
A new study reports fructose produces less reward sensations in the brain than glucose.
Three simple, pre-programmed rules appear to help create the neural circuit connecting the fly's eye to its brain.
A new study questions standing theories on how the brain absorbs and processes information.