Summary: The olfactory system works in combination with the brain’s reward and aversion systems in both learning and memory formation.
Researchers studied how the processing of scents affects […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Converting Glioma Cells Into Neurons May Treat Glioblastoma, on the site Neuroscience News 2 hours, 39 minutes ago
Summary: Cellular reprogramming of glioma cells into neural cells may be a promising treatment for glioblastoma brain cancer.
Source: Cactus Communications
Gliomas are the most common primary brain tumors […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Time Until Dementia Symptoms Appear Can Be Estimated via Brain Scan, on the site Neuroscience News 3 hours, 9 minutes ago
Summary: A new algorithm uses neuroimaging data of amyloid levels in the brain and takes into account a person’s age to determine when a person with genetic Alzheimer’s risk factors, and with no signs of […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Consuming Fruit and Vegetables and Exercising Can Make You Happier, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 2 hours ago
Summary: First of a kind study reveals the causal relationship between fruit and vegetable consumption, exercise, and happiness, rather than a generalized correlation.
Source: University of Kent
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Complexity in Language Is Driven by the Needs of the Speakers, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 2 hours ago
Summary: When faced with having to distinguish similar pairs of meanings, speakers adjust their colexification preference to maintain efficient communication.
Source: Estonia Research Council
A recent study […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, New Technique Provides Insights Into the Evolution of the Brain, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 3 hours ago
Summary: H3 acetylation of basal neural precursor cells may have been an important factor in the evolution of the human neocortex.
As humans, we have a large and intricately folded neocortex […]
Summary: Researchers identified specific receptors for acetylcholine that reroute information flow through memory circuits in the hippocampus. The findings could have implications for the development of drugs to […]
Summary: A new study finds dopamine increases responses to stressful stimuli, not just pleasurable ones. The findings could have implications for the treatment of mental health disorders and addiction.
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, New Gene Therapy Pathway Could Protect Us From Cancer and Dementia, on the site Neuroscience News 1 day, 4 hours ago
Summary: A newly identified gene therapy pathway has the potential to protect us against dementia and cancer, researchers report.
Source: University of Sheffield
Researchers from the University of Sheffield […]
Summary: Cocoa consumption could reduce inflammation and epigenetic aging, ultimately reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease and other diseases associated with aging.
Source: Medical College of Georgia at […]
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