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The human brain is the center of the human nervous system and is a highly complex organ. Enclosed in the cranium, it has the same general structure as the brains of other mammals, but is over three times as large as the brain of a typical mammal with an equivalent body size.
Deep learning model can accurately predict the growth of deadly brain tumors

Deep learning model can accurately predict the growth of deadly brain tumors

Exploring how smoking cannabis alters the oral microbiome and its impact on the brain

Exploring how smoking cannabis alters the oral microbiome and its impact on the brain

Long-term deep meditation may have a beneficial effect on gut microbiota, study suggests

Long-term deep meditation may have a beneficial effect on gut microbiota, study suggests

The 12-hour cyclic gene activity abnormalities in schizophrenic brains

The 12-hour cyclic gene activity abnormalities in schizophrenic brains

Researchers use supercomputer to unveil new methods for DNA mosaic recognition

Researchers use supercomputer to unveil new methods for DNA mosaic recognition

Studying the association between gut microbe and Parkinson’s disease

Studying the association between gut microbe and Parkinson’s disease

Interpretable framework to investigate the spatial organization of cells

Interpretable framework to investigate the spatial organization of cells

Ten years and 1,000 studies later, epigeneticists discover problems in their arsenal

Ten years and 1,000 studies later, epigeneticists discover problems in their arsenal

New open-access database provides a map of the proteome signature

New open-access database provides a map of the proteome signature

Investigating the molecular mechanisms that govern cilia force sensing

Investigating the molecular mechanisms that govern cilia force sensing

Researchers study how cells use their sense of touch to make decisions during embryogenesis

Researchers study how cells use their sense of touch to make decisions during embryogenesis

Discovery of a new cellular element crucial to sense of smell

Discovery of a new cellular element crucial to sense of smell

New technologies reveal cross-cutting breakdowns in Alzheimer’s disease

New technologies reveal cross-cutting breakdowns in Alzheimer’s disease

The detrimental effects of alcohol consumption during pregnancy

The detrimental effects of alcohol consumption during pregnancy

MIT researchers use specialized MRI sensor to detect light deep within tissues

MIT researchers use specialized MRI sensor to detect light deep within tissues

Genetic cause behind novel DEE syndrome discovered

Genetic cause behind novel DEE syndrome discovered

Octopuses' acuity may provide a critical link in understanding the evolution of complex life

Octopuses' acuity may provide a critical link in understanding the evolution of complex life

Involvement of the piRNA pathway in brain plasticity and successful aging

Involvement of the piRNA pathway in brain plasticity and successful aging

Simple inexpensive test determines the genetic susceptibility to PML

Simple inexpensive test determines the genetic susceptibility to PML

Using CRISPR technology to reduce the symptoms of Huntington’s disease

Using CRISPR technology to reduce the symptoms of Huntington’s disease