Optogenetics

Optogenetics: An all powerful revolutionary technique?

 

  Optogenetics is a new form of stimulating and controlling cells in the living tissue. Research is advancing in ways that we have not thought […]

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Brain stimulation helps with stroke

Brain stimulation helps recover from stroke

 

   Brain stimulation helps with stroke Stroke is the No. 4 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the United States, according […]

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How to ‘take over’ a brain

How to ‘take over’ a brain

 

  How to ‘take over’ a brain. The hottest field in science this past decade has been neuroscience. That explosion in research, and our understanding […]

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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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 Optogenetics illuminates pathways of motivation through brain. Whether you are an apple tree or an antelope, survival depends on using your energy efficiently. In a […]

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