We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Advertisement

How Dopamine Drives Brain Activity

News   Apr 02, 2020 | Original story from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 
How Dopamine Drives Brain Activity

MIT biological engineers have created a specialized sensor that allows them to track dopamine in the brain using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), as shown in the bottom row. Images in the top row show overall brain activity, as measured by functional MRI. Credit: Li and Jasanoff / MIT

 
 
Advertisement
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Cell Type Implicated in Chronic Pain Identified

News

The discovery offers pain researchers a new, precise target to treat inflammation associated with neuropathic pain.

READ MORE

Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Reveal Causes of Disease

News

Scientists from the German Cancer Research Center and the European Molecular Biology Laboratory have studied genotype-phenotype relationships in iPSCs using data from approximately one thousand donors.

READ MORE

Glial Cell Discovery Could Point the Way to Motor Neuron Disease Therapies

News

Scientists have identified the trigger of a key cellular change in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a type of motor neuron disease. The findings could help develop new treatments for many neurological diseases with the same change, including Parkinson's and Alzheimer's.

READ MORE

 

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

Neuroscience

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

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE