Cell loss in the brain relates to variations in individual symptoms in Huntington’s disease

Cell loss in the brain relates to variations in individual symptoms in Huntington’s disease

Cell loss in the brain relates to variations in individual symptoms in Huntington’s disease. Scientists have wrestled to understand why Huntington’s disease, which is caused […]

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Electric stimulation of brain releases powerful, opiate-like painkiller

Electric stimulation of brain releases powerful, opiate-like painkiller

Electric stimulation of brain releases powerful, opiate-like painkiller. Researchers used electricity on certain brain parts of a patient with chronic, severe facial pain to release […]

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Fructose has different effect than glucose on brain regions that regulate appetite

Fructose has different effect than glucose on brain regions that regulate appetite

Fructose has different effect than glucose on brain regions that regulate appetite. In a study examining possible factors regarding the associations between fructose consumption and […]

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Brain size study involving guppies suggests high intelligence comes at high cost

Brain size study involving guppies suggests high intelligence comes at high cost

Brain size study involving guppies suggests high intelligence comes at high cost. One of the most interesting evolutionary hypotheses about brain size is The Expensive […]

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Dragonflies have human-like ‘selective attention’

Dragonflies have human-like ‘selective attention’

Dragonflies have human-like ‘selective attention’. In a discovery that may prove important for cognitive science, our understanding of nature and applications for robot vision, researchers […]

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Brain abnormality found in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Brain abnormality found in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Brain abnormality found in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Researchers trying to uncover the mechanisms that cause attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and conduct disorder […]

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Stress resilience, susceptibility traced to neurons in reward circuit

Stress resilience, susceptibility traced to neurons in reward circuit

Stress resilience, susceptibility traced to neurons in reward circuit. A specific pattern of neuronal firing in a brain reward circuit instantly rendered mice vulnerable to […]

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