Neuroscience in the News

Hacking into brain signals may be more straightforward than once thought.
  • 18 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Female animals are perceived as too difficult to study, and one scientist is calling for change.
  • 18 Jun 2019
  • Science News
Have you ever thought someone had touched your left arm when, in fact, they had reached for your right one?
  • 18 Jun 2019
  • Medical News Today
The main drug used by millions of people with Parkinson’s disease could be made more effective and have its side effects limited, new research into gut bacteria and enzymes suggests.
  • 17 Jun 2019
  • New Scientist
The young man sitting in the waiting room of our neuroimaging facility wearing skinny jeans and trainers looked like a typical Spanish 20-year-old of Moroccan origin.
  • 14 Jun 2019
  • The Conversation
National Institutes of Health scientists used human skin cells to create what they believe is the first cerebral organoid system, or "mini-brain," for studying sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD).
  • 14 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
Technology has impacted human activities monumentally. Now, scientists want to know if human brains are being affected too.
  • 14 Jun 2019
  • Medical News Today
Imagine trying to focus on a friend's voice at a noisy party, or blocking out the phone conversation of the person sitting next to you on the bus while you try to read.
  • 12 Jun 2019
  • Medical Xpress
What sounds like music to us may just be noise to a macaque monkey.
  • 12 Jun 2019
  • NPR
The first studies of people with hyperphantasia – hyper-vivid mental imagery – are revealing how our imaginations shape the world we perceive and make us who we are.
  • 10 Jun 2019
  • New Scientist
Jeannine, who is 37 and lives in Burbank, California, has endured widespread pain since she was eight.
  • 10 Jun 2019
  • NPR
Summertime is often filled with outdoor parties and food trucks, meaning you’re spending more time standing up and eating.
  • 10 Jun 2019
  • Neuroscience News

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