Frequently, as many as one thousand signals rain down on a single neuron simultaneously. To ensure that precise signals are delivered, the brain possesses a sophisticated inhibitory system. Scientists have now illuminated how this system works.
Researchers report huntingtin plays a critical role in long-term memory.
A new Scientific Reports study reveals alcohol may have a surprising effect on learning and memory. Researchers found those who drank alcohol following a learned word task had better recollection of the terms they learned the next day than those who did not drink.
Researchers have developed an artificial neural network that has been able to communicate with and learn human language.
A new study reveals a possible biochemical mechanism which underlies the formation of long-term memories.
According to a new study, our understanding of how a key part of our brain works could well be wrong.