Death caused as a result of sleep deprivation is preceded by the accumulation of reactive oxidative species in the gut.
Adult born neurons are essential for synaptic structural remodeling and memory consolidation during REM sleep, a new mouse study found.
Twenty-nine genes have now been identified as being linked to problematic alcohol use. A new study report, in addition to an increased risk of alcohol use disorder, people with specific genes linked to AUD also have an increased risk of depression, ins…
Approximately 30% of six-month-old babies can discriminate between differences in musical tones.
47% of differences in sensitivity between individuals are a result of genetics, while 53% of the differences are a result of environmental factors.
Certain personality traits could increase the risk of developing mild cognitive impairment, a new study reports. Openness was associated with a 6% reduced risk of developing a pre-dementia condition, while those who scored higher for neuroticism had a …
People with PTSD tend to have higher expression of the SNRNP35 gene in their brains, and lower ZNF140 gene expression in their blood.
COSMOS, a newly developed optical technique, can simultaneously record the activity of neurons across the entire top surface of a mouse’s cerebral cortex.
Researchers synthesized 3D fuzzy graphene on a nanowire template to create new material for photothermally stimulating cells.
A new study reveals COVID-19 infection rates may correlate with seasonality. Lower humidity is associated with an increase in locally acquired positive cases of coronavirus. The study reports a 1% decrease in humidity could increase the number of coron…