Topiramate, a drug used to treat migraine headaches and epilepsy, could also help treat cocaine addiction, a new study reports.
Administering a cocktail of amino acids to mice models of TBI, researchers improved sleep disturbances caused by the brain injuries.
Researchers obtain new results which are likely to advance efforts to develop new drugs targeting NMDA receptors in the brain.
Cannabinoid receptors have been identified in the central nucleus of the amygdala, a key emotional hub in the brain.
Researchers describe how early life exposure to air pollution produces significant brain changes, including enlargement of the part of the brain seen in humans with autism and schizophrenia.
New research could lead researchers to a better understanding of the development of psychiatric disorders such as depression and anxiety.
Researchers have identified a control mechanism for an area of the brain which processes sensory and emotive information.
A new stem cell study could help predict autism and could lead to new drug targets for ASD.