Advancing Basic Science for Humanity
Adult ‘neurogenesis,’ observed in other species, appears not to occur in humans.
Study demonstrates that stem cells in the mouse brain don’t divide in a self-renewing fashion.
The team found the brain can begin processing value just 80 milliseconds after seeing something.
The immune signal, IL-33, is crucial in allowing the brain to maintain the optimal number of synapses during development.
Columbia University-led study reveals a key mechanism that guides this fundamental aspect of movement.
Controlling these neurons with light let scientists reduce or increase anxiety in mice.
A team at Rockefeller developed a system to model Huntington’s in human embryonic stem cells for the first time.
By classifying different types of cells in the spinal cord, neuroscientists have gained new insight into an evolutionary achievement.
Salk scientists use gene expression to understand how astrocytes change with age.
The investigators compared DNA sequences of single neuronal progenitor cells in the same human brain.