Neuroscience in the News

Japanese researchers report functional neural networks derived from artificially grown, 3-D tissue cultures.
  • 27 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
I first learned about drug discovery and development in the mid-1990s when two of my sons were diagnosed with a brutal, untreatable genetic disease called ataxia-telangiectasia (A-T).
  • 26 Jun 2019
  • STAT
With the ability to use tools, solve complex puzzles, and even play tricks on humans just for funsies, octopuses are fiercely smart.
  • 26 Jun 2019
  • Science Alert
A team of researchers has found that the human brain can be tricked into thinking the body is working harder than it actually is.
  • 26 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
If you've ever felt your eyelids droop for just a fraction of a second during some mundane task — like staring at a computer screen or driving down the highway — you've experienced a phenomenon known as "microsleep."
  • 24 Jun 2019
  • Science Alert
Regardless of the size of your accomplishment, you should take time to recognize it, relish it and figure out how you can replicate some or all of the steps for future successes.
  • 24 Jun 2019
  • Forbes
In this Spotlight, we introduce the glymphatic system: the brain's dedicated waste clearance system.
  • 24 Jun 2019
  • Medical News Today
Americans and others around the world have turned increasingly to dietary supplements in order to maintain or preserve their brain health.
  • 21 Jun 2019
  • Discover Magazine Blog
When animals are together, their brain activity aligns.
  • 21 Jun 2019
  • Science News
Dreams can often be confusing and blurry experiences.
  • 21 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Can't stop checking your phone, even when you're not expecting any important messages? Blame your brain.
  • 20 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Scientists say they have identified the earliest signs of Parkinson's disease in the brain, 15 to 20 years before symptoms appear.
  • 20 Jun 2019
  • BBC

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