A new study reports on a link between exposure to a flame retardant mixture used in foam based furniture and the disruption of normal placenta function in rats. The placental disruption alters the production of serotonin in offspring, researchers report.
Researchers have identified new subtypes of neurons in the hypothalamus and determined the function of a dopamine neuron.
New discovery could provide new opportunities for the treatment of depression and addiction.
Acetylcholine regulates glutamate signaling in the habenula, reinforcing nicotine addiction, researchers report.
Researchers report differences in serotonin producing neurons likely matter in different diseases.
Researchers have discovered biological differences between males and females in the molecular regulation of synapses in the hippocampus.
Researchers create a fully functional neuron using organic bioelectronics. The artificial neuron is able to mimic the function of human neurons.
Researchers report a particular type of neurotransmitter has an important role in adaptive immune responses.