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Unique mini-microscope enables imaging of brain activity in freely moving mice

Unique mini-microscope enables imaging of brain activity in freely moving mice

Innovative computational model of cells could help better understand neurodevelopmental disorders

Innovative computational model of cells could help better understand neurodevelopmental disorders

Retinoic acid induces synaptic plasticity in the human brain

Retinoic acid induces synaptic plasticity in the human brain

New technique can mitigate the effects of brain injury in preterm babies

New technique can mitigate the effects of brain injury in preterm babies

Study reveals new mechanism through which cells build “mini-muscles”

Study reveals new mechanism through which cells build “mini-muscles”

First-in-human clinical trial to test safety, efficacy of gene therapy for Alzheimer's disease

First-in-human clinical trial to test safety, efficacy of gene therapy for Alzheimer's disease

Regular caffeine intake can change gray matter of the brain

Regular caffeine intake can change gray matter of the brain

Using insights from neuroscience to build modern robots

Using insights from neuroscience to build modern robots

Gene therapy helps paralyzed mice to walk again

Gene therapy helps paralyzed mice to walk again

Innovative gene therapy approach for regeneration of functional new neurons

Innovative gene therapy approach for regeneration of functional new neurons

New model shows how the brain uses "gating" phenomenon to control information

New model shows how the brain uses "gating" phenomenon to control information

Tight arrangement between root endodermis and microbiome maintains mineral balance in plants

Tight arrangement between root endodermis and microbiome maintains mineral balance in plants

Astrocytes modulate balance in neural networks, control decision making

Astrocytes modulate balance in neural networks, control decision making

Researchers develop new tool to study genes associated with autism spectrum disorder

Researchers develop new tool to study genes associated with autism spectrum disorder

Study investigates similarities between the most challenging and complex systems in nature

Study investigates similarities between the most challenging and complex systems in nature

Study unravels how perceptions of beauty drive our appetite and healthiness judgments

Study unravels how perceptions of beauty drive our appetite and healthiness judgments

SARS-Cov-2 spike proteins can directly impact the function of blood-brain barrier

SARS-Cov-2 spike proteins can directly impact the function of blood-brain barrier

Study shows how genetic variability may shape mathematical performance in children

Study shows how genetic variability may shape mathematical performance in children

High folic acid levels during pregnancy affect brain development of mouse embryos

High folic acid levels during pregnancy affect brain development of mouse embryos

Scientists discover new genes and brain circuits crucial for short-term memory

Scientists discover new genes and brain circuits crucial for short-term memory