Dogs possess significantly more cortical neurons than cats, a new study reports.
Ketamine's rapid antidepressant action is due to specific synaptic effects, researchers report.
Study reveals evidence of rising feelings of despair in Generation X'ers reaching middle age that cuts across racial, educational and geographical divides.
A new blood-brain barrier on a chip system is being used to study neuroinflammation, researchers report.
Functional connectivity problems associated with temporal lobe epilepsy appear to improve after surgery.
According to researchers, Alzheimer's disease may be more prevalent in women, not simply because they live longer on average, but due to the APOE E4 gene. Researchers found the APOE association was greater for women in the Tau pathway than in men. However, there was no difference between APOE expression in the amyloid pathway in women compared to men.
According to researchers, when shifting attention from one spot to another, the brain blinks. They report these blinks are momentary unconscious gaps in visual perception.