Researchers demonstrate how the transmission of sensory information from one cortical area to connected areas depends on the specific task at hand and goal directed behavior.
A new study finds the state of satiation affects perception of risk and decision making.
Vocal training of older rats reduces some of the voice problems associated with aging, new research suggests. The findings could help treat people with presbyphonia.
According to a new study, the brain's pleasure response to tasting food may be measured through the eyes by using ERG.
Researchers have been able to identify and deactivate a brain pathway liked to memories associated with alcohol cravings in rats.
New research shows brain damage caused by the loss of a single copy of a gene during early neurodevelopment can cause a permanent behavioral and intellectual problems.
Genes alone don't determine how the cerebral cortex grows into separate functional areas. Input from the thalamus is also crucially required, a new study suggests.
BigBrain, a 3-D reconstruction of a complete human brain, shows the brain's anatomy in microscopic detail.