Researchers report a disruption in a brain circuit could contribute to the auditory hallucinations associated with schizophrenia.
Researchers have identified two groups of serotonin neurons that may help to suppress aggression in mice.
People with a variation of the DRD2 gene are more resilient to the effects of sleep deprivation when completing tasks that require cognitive flexibility, a new study reports.
Study finds a sex difference in a gene linked to substance abuse risk in adolescents.
A new study reveals that most of the specific genes long thought to be linked to intelligence probably have no bearing on one’s IQ. And it may be some time before researchers can identify intelligence’s specific genetic roots.
The effect music has on people may be genetically determined by dopamine functionality, a new study reports.
Researchers identified genetic variants that can predispose children to dyslexia and language impairment. The study could allow for earlier diagnosis and more successful interventions for language impairment disorders.
A new study identifies a microRNA that may be essential to restoring normal function in a brain circuit associated with auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia.
Dopamine D2 receptor overexpression in cholinergic interneurons of the nucleus accumbens may explain why some are more prone to cocaine addiction than others.