Latest Synaptic plasticity Stories
A new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has found that a drug used to treat Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS) called riluzole can prevent cognitive decline in lab rats, and could lead to effective treatments in humans.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Naurex Inc.
This webinar will provide experienced and novice researchers with an overview of the current optical imaging methods driving neuroscience today.
There are new clues about malfunctions in brain cells that contribute to intellectual disability and possibly other developmental brain disorders.
REHOVOT, Israel, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- D-Pharm Ltd.
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.
Two new publications by a team from Western University of Health Sciences shed further light on the mechanisms of learning and memory, and neuronal degeneration. Pomona,
Jülich neuroinformatician Dr. Markus Butz has now been able to ascribe the formation of new neural networks in the visual cortex to a simple homeostatic rule that is also the basis of many other self-regulating processes in nature.
The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) announced today that Coleen M.