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A new study led by the University of Southampton, however, now shows that they have the potential to use echolocation, similar to that of bats and dolphins, to determine the location of an object.
When animals are on the hunt for food they likely use many senses, and scientists have wondered how the different senses work together.
This program will assess the therapeutic potential of second-generation Antisense Oligonucleotides (ASO) sequences for SMA. This funding is being awarded to Co-Principal Investigators Dr.
Researchers now say the ability of mice to detect threats may be determined by a single olfactory gene that allows them to detects things like the urine of an nearby predator.
An investigational treatment for an inherited form of Lou Gehrig’s disease has passed an early phase clinical trial for safety.
We know the world through the sensory representations within our brain. Such "reconstruction" is performed through the electrical activation of neural cells, the code that contains the information that is constantly processed by the brain. If we wish to understand what are the rules followed by the representation of the world inside the brain we have to comprehend how electrical activation is linked to the sensory experience.
A study from the University of North Carolina School of Medicine offers new insights into how the nervous system processes hot and cold temperatures.
A new study has shown that heart, blood, lung and other cells have the same receptors for sensing odors that are present in the nose.
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