Mouse study links specific autism types to abnormal parvocellular oxytocin neurons in the hypothalamus.
Cocaine and sucrose neuron ensembles in the nucleus accumbens are mostly non-overlapping.
Study reveals how gene control mechanisms determine the identity of neurons in the embryonic brainstem. A failure in differentiation in developing brainstem neurons can lead to behavioral abnormalities, including ADHD.
A new study reveals a correlation between multimedia multitasking, memory loss, and difficulties in maintaining attention.
Women aged 45 to 85 without partners and who didn’t engage in frequent social activities had a higher rate of hypertension. Widowed women were most likely to exhibit symptoms of hypertension.
The decline of striosomal activity in the brain may explain why people lose the motivation to learn as they age.
People don’t tend to like those who show empathy to morally questionable individuals.
Study reveals one in four women experience symptoms of depression up to three years after giving birth. The risks are greater for women with a history of mood disorders and gestational diabetes.
Overactivity in the subgenual anterior cingulate cortex underlies several key symptoms of depression, anxiety, and heart disease.
Male and female rodents exhibit distinct symptoms and brain features of both PTSD and alcohol use disorder. Following trauma, males show increased GABA receptor function, while females showed increased GABA release.