A new study reports Parkinson's related dyskinesia occurs when striatonigral neurons become less responsive to GABA.
Researchers use neuroimaging technology to visualize the pathways that connect the different areas of the basal ganglia. The research could lead to new tracking of disease progression in Parkinson's and Huntington's disease.
Researchers have discovered a neurological mechanism which could help explain how songbirds are able to refine and alter their songs as adults.
Could our brains be hardwired to say no? A new study suggests it is.
Information about the state of a person's motor function can be obtained by analyzing how they type, researchers report.
Researchers provide possible new insights into psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia.
Researchers have identified a control mechanism for an area of the brain which processes sensory and emotive information.
Researchers report the striatum acts as a sensory hub which integrates various types of sensory information.
Choice bias is a byproduct of learning from reward, a new study reports.
Researchers have developed a simple MRI technique which could help with early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease.
Researchers report children with Tourette syndrome may unconsciously train their brains more effectively to manage their tics.