Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
New technology is expected to give researchers a dynamic tool to study the brain’s role in various behaviors.
A Yale research team has identified a gene that when eliminated can spur regeneration of axons in nerve cells severed by spinal cord injury.
New research has revealed atomic-scale details about the workings of an experimental drug that boosts learning and memory.
Rockefeller researchers report on an unusual cell-death process whose discovery could shed new light on how cells bury their dead.
Salk team charts pathway for fear in worms to reveal more about human anxiety
Technique doesn’t require the addition of sensing molecules from outside the cells.
Adult ‘neurogenesis,’ observed in other species, appears not to occur in humans.
Study demonstrates that stem cells in the mouse brain don’t divide in a self-renewing fashion.
The team found the brain can begin processing value just 80 milliseconds after seeing something.
The immune signal, IL-33, is crucial in allowing the brain to maintain the optimal number of synapses during development.