A new study reveals the neurological mechanisms at work during ketamine anesthesia.
According to a new study, norepinephrine has a direct and unexpected role in auditory processing of complex sounds.
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Sensory processing difficulties associated with ASD, ADHD, and PTSD often result in 'meltdown' behaviors. While researchers are making headway into discovering the mechanisms behind sensory dysfunction, many in society do not understand the implications of the disorder. Researchers tackle how to prevent meltdowns associated with sensory processing disorders, and consider how social inclusion can help break the stigma.
Studying bats, researchers discover how the sense of touch plays a key role in powered flight.
Researchers suggest measuring how fast the brain responds to sounds and sights may help with earlier diagnosis of ASD.
Researchers discover children with sensory processing disorder have quantifiable differences in brain structure. The finding shows a biological basis for the disorder which sets it apart from other neurodevelopmental disorders.
In both human and animal subject, bursts of beta wave activity in the brain help to filter distraction in order to process different sensations, a new study reports.
DARPA's HAPTIX program seeks to provide amputees with natural touch sensations.