Researchers have identified an important signaling pathway that, when corrected, appears to improve symptoms of Rett syndrome in mice.
Findings could help to identify cells affected by Zika virus, researchers report.
A new finding turns one of the basics of neurobiology on its head, demonstrating that it is possible to turn one type of already differentiated neuron into another within the brain.
According to new research, there is greater connectivity between certain brain regions in people who successfully quit smoking.
Researchers discover an experimental anti cancer compound appears to reverse behaviors associated with schizophrenia in mouse models.
Sensory information travels to two places at once; both the brain's mid-layer and the deeper layers, according to new research.
Researchers solved an important piece of one of neuroscience's outstanding puzzles: how progenitor cells in the developing mammalian brain reproduce themselves while also giving birth to neurons that will populate the emerging cerebral cortex, the seat of cognition and executive function in the mature brain.
A new study reports researchers have successfully directed stem cell derived neurons to regenerate lost tissue following corticospinal injury in rats.