A new study reveals multiple functions of visual attention.
Researchers report applying ultrasound to the whole brain improves cognitive dysfunction in mouse models of dementia. A clinical trial is currently underway to test the effectiveness in humans with the neurodegenerative disease.
Bergmann glial cell synaptic engulfing in the cerebellum was enhanced during motor learning in mice.
Optogentic stimulation has the potential to cultivate resilience to epileptic seizures in animal models, researchers report.
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.
Researchers have identified a gene that has evolved through natural selection and is implicated in psychiatric disorders and personality traits. The study suggests natural selection has helped shaped our psychiatric traits and helped to maintain human diversity.
Perceptual ability is more closely related to contagious yawning than empathy, researchers find.