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 awareness, […]

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A better brain implant: Slim electrode cozies up to single neurons

A better brain implant: Slim electrode cozies up to single neurons

A better brain implant: Slim electrode cozies up to single neurons. The main problem that neurons have with electrodes is that they make terrible neighbors. […]

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Leap forward in brain-controlled computer cursors: new algorithm greatly improves speed and accuracy

Leap forward in brain-controlled computer cursors: new algorithm greatly improves speed and accuracy

Leap forward in brain-controlled computer cursors: new algorithm greatly improves speed and accuracy. Stanford researchers have designed the fastest, most accurate algorithm yet for brain-implantable […]

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Optogenetics illuminates pathways of motivation through brain

Optogenetics illuminates pathways of motivation through brain

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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Study tracks brain gene response to territorial aggression

Study tracks brain gene response to territorial aggression

Study tracks brain gene response to territorial aggression The male, threespined stickleback defends its nest against invaders. Researchers tracked changes in gene activity in its […]

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Can teen brain development help explain juvenile crime?

Can teen brain development help explain juvenile crime?

Can teen brain development help explain juvenile crime? Pr. Steinberg from Temple University explains: “Our brains don’t develop until much later in life and the […]

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Soccer players without concussions still have brain changes

Soccer players without concussions still have brain changes

Soccer players without concussions still have brain changes. A small study of professional soccer players found that even those who have never experienced a concussion […]

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Early autism treatment changes social behavior

Early autism treatment changes social behavior

Early autism treatment changes social behavior, brain. Researchers at the School of Medicine’s Child Study Center have demonstrated the effectiveness of early intervention treatments for […]

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Better brain implants with ultrathin carbon fiber electrodes

Better brain implants with ultrathin carbon fiber electrodes

Better brain implants with ultrathin carbon fiber electrodes. In hopes of revolutionizing implant technology, researchers have developed a new neural interface that has great potentials […]

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Study Shows How Social Isolation Disrupts Myelin Production

Animals that are socially isolated for prolonged periods make less myelin in the region of the brain responsible for complex emotional and cognitive behavior, researchers […]

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Young People Get Brain Damaged By High Blood Pressure

Uncontrolled high blood pressure damages the brain’s structure and function as early as young middle-age, and even the brains of middle-aged people who clinically would […]

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