First responders at the World Trade Center have reduced cortical gray matter thickness, which was consistent with neurodegenerative conditions and evidence their brain age is, on average, ten years older than those of similar ages in the general population.
Typical interventions for schizophrenia do not improve long-term outcomes, even when administered early, a new study reports.
A new theoretical model helps explain how the gustatory cortex mediates the expectation of receiving a taste. The model sheds light on the neural basis of expectation.
Researchers believe their findings may provide a new path to the study of Alzheimer's disease and its cause.