Study reports significant reduction in gray matter volume in brain regions associated with social cognition for up to two years following birth.
A new study reports cannabis can prune synapses and destroy some neural circuits.
A new study reports pregnant women with high levels of inflammatory cytokines and chemokines may have a significantly increased risk of having a child with autism combined with an intellectual disability.
Researchers have identified how sexually dimorphic connections arise in the nervous systems of nematode worms.
New neurons in the adult brain have more in common with embryonic brains than scientist thought, a new study reports.
Researchers discover proteins that play an important role in the immune system may be responsible for fine tuning motor control during development and reducing motor function as we age.
A gene associated with schizophrenia may trigger runaway synaptic pruning during adolescence, a new study reports.
Researchers take inspiration from the developing brain to create improved computer algorithms.