Brain imaging predicts psychotherapy success in patients with social anxiety disorder

Brain imaging predicts psychotherapy success in patients with social anxiety disorder

 

  Brain imaging predicts psychotherapy success in patients with social anxiety disorder. Treatment for social anxiety disorder or social phobia has entered the personalized medicine […]

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Huntington’s gene disrupts brain cells via changes to other genes

Huntington’s gene disrupts brain cells via changes to other genes

 

  Huntington’s gene disrupts brain cells via changes to other genes. Biological engineers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US have discovered that […]

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MIT brain scans show that entrepreneurs really do think differently

MIT brain scans show that entrepreneurs really do think differently

 

  MIT brain scans show that entrepreneurs really do think differently. A brain scan study at MIT suggests that entrepreneurs are more likely to use […]

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Precisely engineering 3-D brain tissues

Precisely engineering 3-D brain tissues

 

  Precisely engineering 3-D brain tissues. Borrowing from microfabrication techniques used in the semiconductor industry, MIT and Harvard Medical School (HMS) engineers have developed a […]

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Switching off a specific brain region can alter ingrained habits in rats

Switching off a specific brain region can alter ingrained habits in rats

 

  Switching off a specific brain region can alter ingrained habits in rats. Ingrained habits in rats can be quickly broken—and reestablished—by targeting and switching […]

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In brain, competing thoughts come in waves and rhythms

In brain, competing thoughts come in waves and rhythms

 

  In brain, competing thoughts come in waves and rhythms. Emerging evidence suggests that a group of neurons can represent each unique piece of information, […]

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Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors

Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors

 

  Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors. Neuroscientists have long been perplexed by how our brains encode thoughts, including memory loss and […]

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 A 3-D light switch for the brain. A new tool for neuroscience delivers a thousand pinpricks of light to a chunk of gray matter smaller […]

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 Brain-reading helmet shows how stressed you are

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