Our brains could process new situations by relying on a method similar to a "pointer" system used by computers, new research suggests.
Atypical activation and negative functional connectivity between the insula and ventromedial prefrontal cortex could explain why psychopaths lack empathy.
For those with moderate-to-severe TBI, atrophy may be countered by participating in environmental enrichment, a new study suggests.
A new study adds to the mounting evidence that the auditory cortex does more than just process sound.
New research indicates mental illness could make the brain more susceptible to smoking and nicotine addiction.
A new study provides a glimpse into the current limitations and powerful implications of precision medicine.
Researchers discover how a smile confuses out emotional recognition and can make us perceive a face as happy, even if it is not.