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Sleep deprivation hinders ability to identify facial expressions, study finds

Sleep deprivation hinders ability to identify facial expressions, study finds

Medications that increase effect of natural brain opioids may be better way to reduce anxiety

Medications that increase effect of natural brain opioids may be better way to reduce anxiety

Stanford researchers understand how neural networks in the brain form associations

Stanford researchers understand how neural networks in the brain form associations

MPFI researchers develop new tool to study CaMKII kinetics in learning and memory

MPFI researchers develop new tool to study CaMKII kinetics in learning and memory

Researchers identify underlying cause of obsessive-compulsive disorder

Researchers identify underlying cause of obsessive-compulsive disorder

Blocking hypocretin signaling may provide new avenue for treating cocaine addiction, study suggests

Blocking hypocretin signaling may provide new avenue for treating cocaine addiction, study suggests

Cerebellum can be responsible for brain alterations linked to drug addiction, research shows

Cerebellum can be responsible for brain alterations linked to drug addiction, research shows

New research reveals brain chemistry involved in human bonding

New research reveals brain chemistry involved in human bonding

ADHD linked to delayed development of five brain regions, study suggests

ADHD linked to delayed development of five brain regions, study suggests

TSRI scientists describe how key molecules in the brain work together to trigger intense anxiety

TSRI scientists describe how key molecules in the brain work together to trigger intense anxiety

Horror movie scenes help researchers identify key neural pathway for processing fear

Horror movie scenes help researchers identify key neural pathway for processing fear

Study sheds light on role of brain region in social behavior and pathology in autism

Study sheds light on role of brain region in social behavior and pathology in autism

Early predictors of anxiety and depression may be evident in the brain at birth, study suggests

Early predictors of anxiety and depression may be evident in the brain at birth, study suggests

Fixations control responses of face cells, research suggests

Fixations control responses of face cells, research suggests

Old tuberculosis drug improves impaired social behavior in autism mouse model

Old tuberculosis drug improves impaired social behavior in autism mouse model

Novel noninvasive method precisely tweaks brain activity in rats using ultrasound pulses

Novel noninvasive method precisely tweaks brain activity in rats using ultrasound pulses

New research provides insight into how estrogen modulates fear learning

New research provides insight into how estrogen modulates fear learning

Study challenges concept of gender differences in the human brain

Study challenges concept of gender differences in the human brain

Talking therapy strengthens connections in the brains of people with psychosis, study shows

Talking therapy strengthens connections in the brains of people with psychosis, study shows

Study reveals brain activity may be key to link between stress and heart disease

Study reveals brain activity may be key to link between stress and heart disease