Quantcast
Study Pinpoints Part Of The Brain Responsible For Slow Wave

Study Pinpoints Part Of The Brain Responsible For Slow Wave Sleep

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from the Harvard School of Medicine and the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences have discovered a region of the brain responsible for causing people...

Latest neuroscience Stories

2014-09-22 23:02:30

Manufacturer of Prevagen memory supplement celebrates National Self-Improvement Month by offering techniques to age optimally and live a healthy lifestyle. Madison, WI (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 Quincy Bioscience, one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States, promotes National Self-Improvement Month this September. The Wisconsin-based biotech company believes that all individuals should have access to self-improvement resources, especially for maintaining healthy...

2014-09-22 12:32:02

DUBLIN, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Market for Neurotechnology: 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This newly published market research report is the most comprehensive and up-to-date publication available covering the neurotechnology industry. The report takes an in-depth look at the technology, markets, competitors, and growth rates in four key segments of the...

2014-09-18 16:27:59

MALIBU, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carolyn Costin, psychotherapist, author and chief clinical officer of Monte Nido & Affiliates Treatment Centers brings the Monte Nido philosophies to New York State with the opening of a residential program on October 6, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140918/147107 Since opening its doors in California in 1996, Carolyn Costin, Chief Clinical Officer, has been consistently asked to bring the Monte Nido program, known...

2014-09-17 23:04:08

The Homeopathic medicine company brings participants content and strategies for leading stress-free lives. Carson, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 In a country where 77% of inhabitants suffer from physical symptoms of stress on a regular basis, how can Americans find healthy and fulfilling ways to manage stress? Introducing the Hyland’s Stress Challenge, a 5-day interactive journey to putting stress into perspective and achieving a balanced, stress-free life. From September 29th –...

2014-09-17 16:26:38

The NSI's "Wall of Knowledge" Promotes Collaboration with Clinicians Anywhere in the World MISSION VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to growing community needs for comprehensive and compassionate care for neurological and spine disorders, Mission Hospital has announced the completion of its state-of-the-art Neuroscience & Spine Institute (NSI) at its Mission Viejo campus. The $185 million facility is one of the most advanced treatment centers in the...

2014-09-16 20:25:55

LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for EEG, EMG and Evoked Potential Devices in US$ and Units by the following Product Segments: Electroencephalograph Equipment, and Electromyographs/Evoked Potential Units. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis...

2014-09-16 12:30:24

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A team in Cambridge, Massachusetts has created a safer sleep aid with Food for Sleep, a 2 ½ ounce beverage made from foods clinically demonstrated to promote healthy sleep. It's a science-based recipe, made with tart cherry juice and whey protein rich in bioavailable tryptophan. Food for Sleep is available nationwide beginning September 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140915/146100 "There's a huge need to help people sleep without...

2014-09-16 08:29:21

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and AstraZeneca today announced an agreement to co-develop and commercialize AZD3293, an oral beta secretase cleaving enzyme (BACE) inhibitor currently in development as a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease. The progression of Alzheimer's disease is characterized by the accumulation of amyloid plaque in the brain. BACE is an enzyme associated with the development of beta-amyloid. Inhibiting BACE...

2014-09-15 23:05:06

The external Neurostimulation\Neuromodulation devices report defines and segments the concerned market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/europe-external-neurostimulation-9837556579.html (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 The external Neurostimulation\Neuromodulation devices report defines and segments the concerned market in Europe with analysis and forecast of revenue. The market was valued $153.2 million in 2012 and is projected to...

sleeping brain
2014-09-13 05:11:00

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online What is your brain up to while you sleep? It helps to regulate the nervous system, it tries to process the day's events or stressors with dreams, sometimes it makes us walk and talk in our sleep. A new study led by the Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris, France, shows that your brain can also classify words during sleep. The research team found that simple word exercises performed before bedtime — such as knowing that “cat” is...


Latest neuroscience Reference Libraries

Ethology
2013-09-30 13:43:45

Ethology, a sub-topic of zoology, is the study of animal behavior that focuses on behavior in natural settings, as opposed to behaviourism, which focuses on the behavior of animals in laboratory settings. The term “ethology” is based off the Greek word ethos, which means character. It was first made popular in 1902 by William Morton Wheeler, an American myrmecologist, but the term was actually suggested by John Stuart Mill in 1843 for use in associationistic psychology. Ethology can also...

Electrooculography
2012-12-31 11:47:45

Electrooculography, sometimes shortened to EOG, is the tracing of electricity used for operation of the retina in different phases, specifically the resting potential. The results are recorded on an electrooculogram. These are interpreted for opthalmological diagnosis and in recording eye movements. Eye movement measurements: Usually, pairs of electrodes are placed either above and below the eye or to the left and right of the eye. If the eye is moved from the center position towards one...

Genes, Brain and Behavior
2012-04-29 19:42:56

Genes, Brain and Behavior (G2B) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 2002. It is published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the International Behavioral and Neural Genetics Society. It was published on a quarterly basis during its first year in publication. In 2003, the journal switched to bimonthly publications, and then in 2006 it switched to an 8-issue-per-year schedule. Content from G2B is available online from the Wiley Online Library or, from EBSCOhost after 12 months....

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
Related