Researchers discover neurons have a special preassembly technique to speed up the manufacture of proteins at synapses, enabling synaptic plasticity and the brain to rapidly form memories.
The University of Bristol will hold their 10th Neuroscience Festival on October 11-12. The event is open to the public and entrance is free.
Inflammation in the brain prevents cells from accessing the iron they need in order to perform a critical role in neurodevelopment.
Researchers find the differences in primate brains can be explained as a consequence of the same genetic program.
A new study indicates early hominids developed dexterity and the ability to use tools before the development of bipedal locomotion.
Researchers reveal neurons in the brains of fruit flies which specifically respond to food odors.The findings could help scientists better understand why obese people choose to eat certain foods.
VIP interneurons specialize in inhibiting other inhibitory neurons in multiple regions of the cerebral cortex under specific behavioral conditions, a new study shows.
Researchers have been able to establish the structure of the sodium-potassium pump.