Two new studies from USC reveal the implications of air pollution on brain development and neurological health in children and older women.
Researchers have uncovered a neural mechanism in female mice that shifts estrogen from playing a protective role in glucose metabolism to a disruptive one.
Study of personality traits during the coronavirus pandemic reveals a slight decline in neuroticism.
Researchers implanted specialized neural stem cell grafts directly into mice with spinal cord injuries. As the grafts grew, they integrated with and mimicked the animal’s existing neural network.
Using EEG to measure REM sleep allowed scientists to distinguish dreaming from wakefulness.
Placebos reduce biomarkers in the brain of emotional distress, even when a patient knows they are taking one.
An implantable, wireless brain-computer interface device can help improve the functional independence of those living with paralysis, a new study reports.
Alpha wave frequency measurement can accurately predict how a person will experience pain.
Transcranial vagus nerve stimulation could significantly improve a person’s ability to learn the sounds of a new language. The non-invasive stimulation technique could have positive implications for boosting other types of learning also.
Study provides evidence of gut dysbiosis associated with Huntington’s disease. Some of the gut measures were associated with disease symptoms such as movement and cognitive impairment. The findings could provide a new avenue of treatment for the neurod…