The Brain Being Yelled AtNews
Sight and hearing are the two main sensory modalities allowing us to interact with our environment. But what happens within the brain when it perceives a threatening signal, such as an aggressive voice? How does it process this information? To answers these questions, researchers studied brain activity during the processing of various emotional voices.READ MORE
Oligodendrocytes, Microglia and Astrocytes Linked to 'Chemo Brain'News
Three types of cells in the brain’s white matter show interwoven problems during the cognitive dysfunction that follows treatment with the cancer drug methotrexate, Stanford neuroscientists have found.
Researchers find evidence that our experiences and knowledge are oganized in the brain in a spatial fashion.
Sensory neurons appear to be directly affected by two ALS-inducing factors, suggesting important roles for this neuronal subpopulation in ALS-related pathogenesis.READ MORE
A new study found that a molecule thousands of times smaller than a gene is able to kill medulloblastoma, the most common childhood brain cancer.READ MORE
A study led by researchers at the Centenary Institute has identified a drug currently used to treat cancer patients, as a potential treatment option for a leading cause of stroke in young people.
A longitudinal study of 251 adolescents and young adults revealed alterations in brain network reorganization, which was correlated with the development of psychosis.READ MORE
A lab team led by Nobel Prize winner Dr. Andrew Schally at the Miami Veterans Affairs Healthcare System and the University of Miami showed that a synthetic compound based on a brain hormone spurred the growth of cancer cells in Petri dishes but enigmatically had the opposite effect in mice.READ MORE
"Quite simply, the very act of remembering is a major reason why we forget, shaping our memory according to how it is used."
"Community debate about the use of CBD and access to this antiepileptic therapy has been heated."READ MORE
“Adolescence is a crucial time for fine-tuning the balance of excitatory and inhibitory neurons in the brain, which combine to control precise patterns of brain activity.”READ MORE