A new study looks at the mechanisms behind cognitive flexibility.
According to a new study, children with a variant of the APLP2 gene were up-to five times more likely to develop myopia if they spent more than an hour a day reading.
A new study reveals how motion sensing neurons are linked to other cells in the eye.
A new study investigates how neurons get their branching shapes.
Fossil finding shed light on the changes in penguin brains that accompanied their transition to water, a new study reports.
According to new research, stress induced depression may be overcome by inducing neurons which were activated during previous positive experiences.
Researchers have developed a light-sensitive switch that regulates a protein implicated in synaptic plasticity. The researchers believe the photoswitch could help shed light on learning, memory and neurodegeneration.
A new study reports cholinergic neurons in the basal forebrain respond to reward and punishment with unusual speed and precision.
A new study reports glial cells use lipids to direct neuron organization in the spinal cord.
A new study contradicts other research which indicates neurodevelopment weeds out most of the connections between retinal ganglion axons and target cells in the brain.
A new study reports that in blind children, a region of the brain that normally involved in visual processing can be remodeled to process language.
A new study reports New Caldonian crows embark in social learning.