Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Findings offer insight into long-standing scientific question; reinforce use of fMRI for studies of brain activity.
UCSF researchers identify crucial cells targeted by the virus.
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.