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Ultrathin endoscope captures neurons firing deep in the brain

Researchers have developed an endoscope as thin as a human hair that can image the activity of neurons in the brains of living mice. Because it is so …

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MicroRNA132 associated multimodal neuroimaging patterns in unmedicated major depressive disorder | Brain

There is compelling evidence that epigenetic factors contribute to the manifestation of depression, in which microRNA132 (miR-132) is suggested to …

Minerva Neurosciences (NERV) Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by Minerva Neurosciences in conjunction with this event.<p>155<p>Click to enlarge

Your Brain Doesn't Contain Memories. It Is Memories

Recall your favorite memory: the big game you won; the moment you first saw your child's face; the day you realized you had fallen in love. It's not …

Schizophrenia Found to Be Caused by Faulty Helper Cells in The Brain

A new hope for treatment.<p>New research on mice has suggested the symptoms produced by schizophrenia could largely be the result of defective cells …

Neuroscientist explains how your brain hallucinates your conscious reality

In this recently released TED Talk, neuroscientist Anil Seth explains the intricacies of human consciousness and how we all are constantly …

Consciousness

Depression may alter brain's white matter structure

Depression has been shown to alter the structure of the brain's white matter, which contains the circuitry that allows brain cells to communicate …

The fountain of youth might reside deep in our brains

According to some new research, the key to living longer may reside deep in our brains. In a major breakthrough for our understanding of how the …

Here's why your brain is a time machine and why we're different from other animals

Our lives seem controlled – even constrained – by time. But unlike other animals, humans can revisit the past and have visions of the future, as …

Can Trauma Experienced by Your Great-Great-Grandparents Be Passed on to You?

Our families pass on pieces of themselves to us in more than one way. Your eye color may be thanks to genetic inheritance, but not everything we …

Researchers have linked a human brain to the Internet for the first time ever

Brain Meets IoT<p>A team of researchers at Wits University in Johannesburg, South Africa have made a major breakthrough in the field of biomedical …

Brain Stimulation Partly Awakens Patient after 15 Years in Vegetative State

Patients who lose consciousness for more than a year are considered extremely unlikely to regain it, but a 35-year-old Frenchman who had been in a …

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China’s Former Richest Man Turns His Mind to Neuroscience

Humankind has made huge scientific progress in the last decade, and China’s tech giants can no longer achieve success by enjoying access to a gigantic market and emulating existing innovative firms. Competition in the science and technology industry has reached a stage where speed decides who …

Some Super-Agers Are Immune To The Symptoms Of Alzheimer's

Dementia is the leading cause of death in the UK.<p>Some super-agers are immune to the symptoms of Alzheimer’s despite having all the hallmarks of the …

A new treatment for head trauma: Inducing deep sleep may protect our brains

A study out of Zurich could improve the way we treat concussions and neurological disorders like Alzheimer’s<p>Last week a senior National Football League official acknowledged for the first time the link between head injuries in professional football and a degenerative brain disease called chronic …

Neuroscientists Fight Brain Damage with Gut Microbes

Hacking the body's inflammatory immune response via the gut microbiome.<p>Neuroscientists from Cornell University have found that by tweaking the gut microbiota of mice it's possible to reduce the amount of brain damage incurred following a stroke.<p>Their work, which is described in Nature Medicine, …

Neuroscience

10 Brain Discoveries You Should Know

Listed below are 10 discoveries about your brain that hold out to you the possibility of turning a brain wired for stress into a brain wired for the Good Life, which is a life of being well and doing well on the way to flourishing. Actualizing this change is simpler than you might imagine, and …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

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Antimatter changed physics, and the discovery of antimemories could revolutionise neuroscience

The theory of antimemories could help explain many cognitive problems in the brain such as autism and schizophrenia.<p>One of the most intriguing …

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An AI upgrade for your brain, Elon Musk teases the Neural Lace

Worried that AI’s one day could make us their pets Elon Musk is teasing a new brain-hacking tech<p>There’s no doubting that Elon Musk is one busy guy. …

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Pollution Particles Linked To Alzheimer's Discovered Inside The Human Brain

The pollution particles could contribute to diseases like Alzheimer's.<p>Tiny particles caused by air pollution that could be linked to diseases like …

Can an uploaded brain live forever?

As speedy as today's supercomputers are, they're still nowhere near the complexity and power of the brains sitting inside of our heads. But the rapid …

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