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This webinar will provide experienced and novice researchers with an overview of the current optical imaging methods driving neuroscience today.
New chip with brain-inspired non-von Neumann computer architecture has one million neurons and 256 million synapses SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug.
Researchers at Stanford that have developed a new circuit board modeled on the human brain which has the potential for opening up new frontiers in robotics and computing.
Scientists from the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio have found a clue as to why muscles weaken with age.
In research published in this week’s online edition of Science (DOI: 10.1126/science.1244811), postdoc Nicholas Vyleta and Professor Peter Jonas of the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) uncover the existence of loose coupling between calcium channels and release sensors of exocytosis at a mature central synapse in the rodent brain.
IBM says they've moved one step forward in their aim to develop brain-like computers by creating a computer programming language inspired by the human brain.
Researchers from the US, Germany and Switzerland are now one step closer to developing an artificial brain, creating microchips that mimic the way the human mind processes information.
Jackson Laboratory researchers led by Associate Professor Zhong-wei Zhang, Ph.D., have provided direct evidence that a specific neurotransmitter receptor is vital to the process of pruning synapses in the brains of newborn mammals.