Electrical stimulation of the hippocampus activates the same receptor complexes as memory recall and learning, a new study reveals.
Researchers use optogenetics to change alcohol drinking behavior in rodents.
Using optogenetics, researchers obtain a better understanding of the neurochemical basis for alcohol addiction.
Researchers successfully demonstrate a technique to enhance self control through a new form of brain stimulation.
A new study which used a video game where people navigate through a virtual town helps researchers to pinpoint how spatial information is incorporated into memory, and why remembering a specific experience can trigger memories of events which occurred in the same location.
A new study reports the lateral habenula, an area of the brain linked to depression, plays a crucial role in decision making.
Using VNS tone therapy is safe and has brought some significant improvement to some tinnitus sufferers, a new study reports.
A new study provides a glimpse into the current limitations and powerful implications of precision medicine.
A long-term study suggests deep brain stimulation has good success rates and lasting benefits for patients with hereditary dystonia.
Neurosurgeons have developed a new way to perform deep brain stimulation surgeries. The new technique allows for more accurate placement of the electrodes in the brain and is likely to be safer for patients.