Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
How Alysson Muotri models human brain development with organoids
Brain researchers continue to push for the stars— sometimes quite literally.
If you don’t think of your body as a precision instrument, you should.
This month’s advances in neuroscience span obesity to octopuses and targeted ultrasound to focused meditation.
Subtle differences between cells’ DNA could play a part in brain development as well as disorders.
In mouse study, neonatal exposure changed biochemistry of reward circuitry.
Study of human brains links gene activity to disorder's severity, flagging targets for future therapies
Neurons created during adulthood have an outsized impact on mood and memory.
Scientists make progress on predicting Alzheimer’s disease decades before symptoms appear.
Data from mouse neurons point to unexpected brain region, carrying implications for health and disease