A new study suggests a specialized neural network causes the visual system neurons to fire more strongly during locomotion.
Researchers find evidence of a specialized mechanism for spatial self-awareness that combines visual cues with body motion.
Researchers uncover a vital mechanism which underlies the sensory feedback which helps guide balance and limb movement.
New research suggests the high relapse rate in smokers could be explained by diminished connectivity in key brain networks.
Researchers find changing the surface characteristics and texture of semiconductor materials at the nanoscale level influences the way neurons grow on the material.
According to new research, children who use their hands to gesture during math lessons obtain better understanding of the concepts taught.
Using optogenetics, researchers report being able to control pain sensitivity in mice.
Researchers have identified a subset of neurons which mediate tactile allodynia, a touch evoked pain condition that is resistant to conventional pain medications.
Cannabinoid receptors have been identified in the central nucleus of the amygdala, a key emotional hub in the brain.