Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
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.
Infection by the Zika virus diverts a key protein necessary for neural cell division in the developing human fetus.
Groups of activated neurons may form the basic building blocks of learning and memory.
Rare genetic condition may shed light on biology and behavior of persons with autism and other social disorders.
Neurons ‘predict’ drinking’s restorative effects well before they unfold.
A team of The Rockefeller University scientists used a new approach, known as iDISCO, that makes brain tissue transparent.
Scientists track brain-cell activity of mice in real time, gain insight into how the brain stores and organizes information
Salk study shows the microRNA miR-19 helps budding adult brain cells stay on track.