Stimulating the thalamus and other areas of the brain stem connected with wakefulness can help bring rats back to consciousness after a seizure, new research reports.
A new study could help explain why preterm babies are at higher risk of neurodevelopmental disorders.
Researchers report a single dose of a widely prescribed antidepressant causes quantifiable changes in the brain within a matter of hours.
Researchers have identified a control mechanism for an area of the brain which processes sensory and emotive information.
A new optogenetics study could be a breakthrough in understanding how the TRN influences consciousness.
New research suggest the anesthetized brain must pass through certain way stations on the path back to consciousness.
A new study reveals that there are widespread differences in how genes are expressed in male and female brains.
Researchers discover a signature of brain activity in some severely brain injured patients, who regained some consciousness after using certain drug treatments.
Sensory information travels to two places at once; both the brain's mid-layer and the deeper layers, according to new research.