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2011-02-14 08:33:17

The brain makes mistakes and then corrects them, according to a new study.

2011-02-09 15:04:29

A study from The Scripps Research Institute has unveiled a surprising mechanism that controls brain formation.

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2005-08-17 14:30:00

Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified a biochemical switch that affects how neurons fire in a part of the brain associated with learning, findings that may aid in understanding schizophrenia and Alzheimer's disease.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.