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More recently research to relieve PTSD using propranolol and other drugs to quell traumatic memories has edged fiction closer to fact, but the method has produced mixed results.
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Even a seemingly simple behavior can tax our memories.
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Memory is our most prized human treasure. It defines our sense of self, and our ability to navigate the world.
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Immature neurons in the adult brain seem to wire up differently than their older, pre-existing counterparts.
The last time I was on Boylston Street it was to give a lecture in November at a scientific meeting in the Weston Hotel.
Is it possible to identify a murderer from facial features alone? Supporting evidence comes from a new brain imaging study.
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On April 2nd 2013 President Obama formally unveiled the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) initiative.
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Today, President Obama unveiled further details about the BRAIN initiative, a multibillion dollar project to unravel the secrets of the human brain.
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This is the week that neuroscientists get their geek on – for real. When neuroscientists get the chance to show off their neuro-passion, the cortex knows no limits!
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Human brain cell transplantation makes mice smart. The transplanted cells are not neurons and the cells communicate without using electricity.
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One professor describes her first encounter with a human brain.
When anyone wants to support science, I’m in.
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