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Neuroscience News wrote a new post, A Study Finds Gender Bias in Music Recommendation Algorithms, on the site Neuroscience News 2 days, 19 hours ago
Summary: Widely used music algorithms are more likely to recommend and select music by male artists, at the detriment of female musicians. A new study addresses gender disparities in music-based […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Chaperone Protein Imbalance Promotes Toxic Tau Buildup in the Aging Brain, on the site Neuroscience News 2 days, 19 hours ago
Summary: A new preclinical study has identified the role chaperone protein imbalance plays in initiating the accumulation of tau in the brain.
Chaperone protein imbalance can play a significant […]
Summary: When people make eye contact with another person, their attention is immediately solicited and this causes a distortion in temporal perception. However, the shift in time perception does not change when […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, 'Instigator' Gene Associated With Alzheimer's Disease Discovered, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days, 13 hours ago
Summary: The SERPINA5 was strongly correlated with tau tangle progression in the hippocampus and cortex.
Source: Mayo Clinic
In a new paper published in Nature Communications, Mayo Clinic researchers and […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Increase Risk of Stroke for up to Five Years, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days, 13 hours ago
Summary: Following a TBI, the risk of having a stroke is significantly increased for the first four months post-injury. The risk of stroke remains elevated for up to five years following a head injury.
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Light Up Your Mind: A Novel Light-Based Treatment for Neurodegenerative Diseases, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days, 15 hours ago
Summary: Light therapy which consists of exposure to both controlled natural light and artificial lighting may be a new tool in the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s […]
Summary: Addressing a previous, widely criticized research paper, a new study reveals there is no link between epidurals during childbirth and an increased risk of autism diagnosis in children.
Summary: Betaine, a dietary supplement extracted from sweet beets, reduces behavioral symptoms of schizophrenia in mice with genetic risk factors for the disorder. The supplement may help protect proteins that […]
Summary: The auditory system tracks the speed and location of moving sounds.
The brain’s auditory system tracks the speed and location of moving sounds in the same way the visual system tracks […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Mirror, Mirror…Viewing Your Own Face, Even Subconsciously, Is Rewarding, on the site Neuroscience News 3 days, 16 hours ago
Summary: Viewing a subliminal image of their own faces, participants showed an increase in activity in the dopamine reward pathway in the brain. Findings shed new light on the underlying neural processes of self […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Social Media ‘Likes’ Change the Way We Feel About Our Memories, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 13 hours ago
Summary: Sharing our personal experiences on social media may negatively impact how we feel about our memories, especially if the post doesn’t get many likes, a new study reports.
Source: The […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Gene That Could Help Prevent or Delay Onset of Alzheimer's Disease Identified, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 13 hours ago
Summary: Boosting the expression of the ABCC1 gene may not only reduce amyloid plaques in the brain, it might also delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.
Findings of a study by the […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Estrogen Status, Not Sex, Protects Against Heightened Fear Recall, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 14 hours ago
Summary: Peripheral and brain markers for fear differ in a hormone dependent manner between males and females.
A new study shows that markers of fear recall differ between men and women, […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, AI Is Increasingly Being Used to Identify Emotions, Here’s What’s at Stake, on the site Neuroscience News 4 days, 14 hours ago
Summary: Emotional recognition technology is rapidly growing into a multi-billion dollar industry. Researchers investigate the limitations of new AI technology, and some of the biases within the algorithms, when […]
Summary: Study reveals there is no significant uptick in men who played high school football reporting problems with brain health in middle age compared to their peers who did not play sports. However, […]
Summary: Researchers warn that “deprogramming” beliefs of those who believe in outlandish conspiracy theories may be detrimentally harmful. Instead, they suggest a more cautious approach, such as listening to […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Female Robots Are Seen as Being the Most Human. Why?, on the site Neuroscience News 5 days, 12 hours ago
Summary: Researchers investigate why feminine robots and AI systems, such as Siri and Alexa, are considered to be more humanistic than their male counterparts.
Source: The Conversation
With the […]
Summary: Computer-generated, or virtual humans, prove to be just as good as humans in helping people practice leadership skills.
A virtual human can be as good as a flesh-and-blood one […]
Summary: Study sheds new light on the role noncoded RNAs play at the synapse.
Source: Scripps Research Institute
Making memories involves more than seeing friends or taking photos. The brain constantly […]
Neuroscience News wrote a new post, Psilocybin Performs At Least As Well as Leading Antidepressant in Small Study, on the site Neuroscience News 6 days, 14 hours ago
Summary: Psilocybin, the psychoactive compound found in magic mushrooms, is as effective at treating depression as conventional SSRI antidepressants. Researchers report, that although not significantly […]
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