Flee or Freeze? The Neurocomputation of Defensive Behavior

News   Apr 18, 2017 | Original Story from the Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour

 
Instinctive Defensive Behavior is Not Simply a Reflex
 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Putting Proteins in Their Proper Place

News

Everything in the cell has its right place. This includes certain molecules called RNA-binding proteins. When these are misplaced, they can end up causing dangerous clumps that are typical of diseases like ALS. A new study has found a way to send these proteins home.

READ MORE

Neural Computer Hears Like Humans

News

Modelling the human senses is an incredibly complex task. Our brains arrange cells into complex hierarchies that process information from our surroundings. Now, a group at MIT have created a model of the human auditory cortex that can hear sounds and music in the same way that humans do.

READ MORE

New Microscope Captures Detailed 3-D Movies of Cells Deep Within Living Systems

News

Merging lattice light sheet microscopy with adaptive optics reveals the most detailed picture yet of subcellular dynamics in multicellular organisms.

READ MORE

 

Comments | 0 ADD COMMENT

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Drug Discovery

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE