Neuroscience in the News

In people who are prone to boredom, this state can negatively affect their mental health.
  • 10 Jul 2019
  • Medical News Today
Researchers have developed a new technique to help doctors more quickly and accurately detect autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children.
  • 10 Jul 2019
  • Neuroscience News
You might be familiar with the 'uncanny valley' effect, where a computer-generated character or robot looks almost human but with enough of a gap to a real person to leave you feeling uneasy.
  • 08 Jul 2019
  • Science Alert
A device recently approved by the U.S. FDA made extremely precise images of a postmortem sample.
  • 08 Jul 2019
  • Science News
Data from Mental Work project, conducted as an experimental artwork at EPFL's Artlab, indicates that BMI is robust and accessible to the general public, spurring new research collaborations in Switzerland on user experience.
  • 08 Jul 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Why do most change management efforts fail?
  • 03 Jul 2019
  • Forbes
Patients who are brain-injured and unresponsive may appear unconscious, but a study repurposed a widely-used technology to demonstrate that the brains of some of these patients are still active.
  • 01 Jul 2019
  • NPR
When lean mice become obese, neurons linked to feeding change their gene expression and activity levels.
  • 01 Jul 2019
  • Science
It is plain to see that the world moves pretty fast — but the human brain moves even faster to see.
  • 01 Jul 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Neural processing centers repeat recent sequences of events to lay down new memories used for abstract thought
  • 28 Jun 2019
  • Scientific American
There are hundreds of thousands of distinct colors and shapes that a person can distinguish visually, but how does the brain process all of this information?
  • 28 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
The theory that Parkinson's disease can start in the gut has gained further support in a recent study in mice.
  • 27 Jun 2019
  • Medical News Today

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