Neuroscience in the News

Using blood and urine samples from healthy people as a reference, scientists have discovered multiple differences in metabolite concentrations between autistic and healthy humans
  • 18 Jul 2019
  • Medical Xpress
A research team has used the automated technology to identify new, previously unidentified pathways activated when the brain rewires its circuits in response to experience
  • 18 Jul 2019
  • Science Daily
Researchers have identified somatic mutations in the brain that could contribute to the development of Alzheimer's disease
  • 18 Jul 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Elon Musk aspires to make inserting a computer connection into your brain as safe and painless as Lasik eye surgery
  • 17 Jul 2019
  • New York Times
Could a therapy administered 30 minutes after a traumatic brain injury prevent damage that leads to seizures and other harmful effects? Researchers think so.
  • 17 Jul 2019
  • Science Daily
 MIT neuroscientists have discovered distinctive brain signals that encode our prior beliefs.
  • 17 Jul 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Newfound nerve cells in the insects’ brains play a role in depth perception.
  • 15 Jul 2019
  • Science News
Anorexia nervosa isn’t just a psychiatric condition – it is a metabolic one, too, according to a genetic study of around 72,500 people.
  • 15 Jul 2019
  • New Scientist
Sleep may have originated underwater 450 million years ago.
  • 15 Jul 2019
  • Science News
To perform a sequence of actions, our brains need to prepare and queue them in the correct order.
  • 12 Jul 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Your fancy sleep tracker is no match for a dedicated sleep lab.
  • 12 Jul 2019
  • Science
Now in its fifth edition, the widely-used 'mental health bible', known as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5), has had a slew of controversies and some want to do away with it entirely.
  • 10 Jul 2019
  • Science Alert

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