by Jim Schnabel
Dana Foundation grantee Michael Lipton is
looking at the cumulative effect of heading impacts by monitoring changes in brain structure and function
with diffusion tensor imaging and cognitive tests. One of our Scientist Q&As.by Kayt Sukel
Relapsing may have more to do with altered stress pathways than pleasure-seeking pathways. by Jim Schnabel
Yet Harvard researchers insist brain-improving effects of GDF11 were real.by Kayt Sukel
highly connected region is active not only driving motor movements but also
during cognitive tasks. by Guy McKhann, MD
by Kayt Sukel
Electrical stimulation has been used for many years to treat various brain disorders and researchers continue to hone its capabilities and understand how it works. From our free print publication, Brain in the News.
While our short-term memory ability may peak in
youth, other cognitive skills hit their strides much later, researchers report
from a series of crowd-sourced experiments.by Marisa M. Silveri, Ph.D.
Wrong-headed teen behavior isn’t due necessarily to a lack of knowing right from wrong, but rather an inability to hold back the wrong answer or behavior.
One of our series of Reports on Progress.