A dog's behavioral functions are strong predictors of how its owners treat them.
The Kynurenine pathway is not only important for eye pigment formation, it also plays a role in maintaining retinal health.
Up to 18% of the population suffer from misophonia, or an increased intolerance to certain sounds such as a person chewing. Some people with misophonia report more than simple frustration when exposed to certain noises, they say they feel trapped and helpless when they can not get away from sounds that bother them.
Shorter telomere length was associated with multiple changes in the brain associated with dementia, a new study reports.
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Researchers found sex differences and developmental changes in the brain's white matter in infants and five-year-old children.
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Researchers have developed a new molecule that limits magnesium transport in mitochondria. The drug prevents weight gain and liver damage in mice who were fed a high-sugar, Western-style diet since birth. After exposure to the molecule, overweight mice started to lose weight.
Researchers found people with personality disorders such as borderline personality disorder and narcissistic personality disorder, and those with depression and anxiety are more likely to participate in psychological research studies. Due to this, the findings of studies may be unduly influenced and may be difficult to be replicated.
Elite football players are 1.5 times more likely to develop a neurodegenerative disorder such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's, or ALS than the general population.
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Supplementing the amino acid D-serine helped to mitigate some of the age-related changes associated with a decline of the hypothalamic hormone Menin in mouse models.
Changes in brain activity in the anterior cingulate cortex could be the best predictor of depression severity.
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The brain creates specific and distinct spaces within the cortex for each general rule of working memory and controls these spaces with brain rhythms, researchers report.
Sleep quality is a more important factor when it comes to improved quality of life over sleep duration, a new study reports.