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Where Imagination Lives In The Brain
2013-09-17 04:41:12

While both philosophers and scientists have searched for ages for the biological source of the human imagination, the authors of a paper appearing in this week’s edition of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences report that they have located it in the human brain.

2013-09-05 23:23:13

Molecular Imaging, a specialty contract research organization providing multi-modality preclinical in vivo imaging services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, is sponsoring a webinar

2013-08-28 21:39:55

The patient-relevant benefit of positron emission tomography (PET) in oesophageal cancer, alone or in combination with computed tomography (CT), is not proven due to a lack of comparative studies.

2013-08-22 10:27:23

A leading group of Alzheimer's researchers contends that, as biomarkers to detect signals of the disease improve at providing clinically meaningful information, researchers will need guidance on how to constructively disclose test results and track how disclosure impacts both patients and the data collected in research studies.

Jet Pilots High Altitude Brain Lesions
2013-08-20 13:23:58

A new study reported that pilots who fly at high altitudes are more likely to develop brain lesions than non-pilots.

2013-08-19 15:25:30

For the first time, researchers have documented irregular brain activity within the first 24 hours of a concussive injury, as well as an increased level of brain activity weeks later—suggesting that the brain may compensate for the injury during the recovery time.

Computer Model Reads Thoughts
2013-08-19 13:03:45

Researchers reported that they have successfully created a mathematical model that allows a computer to decipher letters that test subjects thought about.


Word of the Day
coruscant
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.
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