Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Salk researchers discover rotating waves of brain activity that repeat during night.
Yale study finds the entire brain is involved in a common form of childhood epilepsy that causes kids to “blank out.”
Findings provide concrete evidence for game theory, which suggests that population density changes how individuals act.
Microscopy system capable of capturing short-lived events within individual cells, while observing large volumes of brain tissue.
UCSF Study Reveals Previously Unrecognized Stage of Brain Development
Columbia-led research finds adolescents’ ability to remember is closely linked to reward-learning behavior.
Model helps to explain how the human brain's biological complexity allows it to lay down new memories without wiping out old ones.
Global collaboration among brain researchers will accelerate progress toward understanding and treating the brain.
Collaboration led by the Salk Institute shows that half of our healthy neurons contain huge insertions or deletions in DNA.
Research team identifies three drugs effective enough in lab to warrant further study.