Researchers report relatively simple math logic underlies complex brain computations.
A new study looks at the role glutamate plays in neuromuscular development.
Researchers discover a protein switch which can increase or decrease memory building, depending on the signal it detects.
Studying rats in a virtual reality maze, researchers discover certain hippocampal neurons play a vital role in a specific mechanism of navigation.
Researchers have discovered a possible new treatment for Alzheimer's disease after noticing the way in which insulin signaling works in the brains and pancreas of diabetic patients.
Elevated glycine levels are associated with the onset of psychosis, a new study reports.
Researchers discover a new phase of synaptic development. The finding could lead to a better understanding of how learning and memory occur.
Brief periods of brain plasticity can provide opportunities to recover from stress disorders, researchers report.