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Salk scientists unravel mystery about how the spinal cord deals with different information

Salk scientists unravel mystery about how the spinal cord deals with different information

Scientists discover how axons in developing visual system stabilize their connections

Scientists discover how axons in developing visual system stabilize their connections

Study shows how electrical stimulation in the brain instructs appropriate response

Study shows how electrical stimulation in the brain instructs appropriate response

Research brings scientists one step closer to understanding development of ALS

Research brings scientists one step closer to understanding development of ALS

New compound targets APOE gene to reduce Alzheimer's damage in mice

New compound targets APOE gene to reduce Alzheimer's damage in mice

Researcher discovers enzyme pathway involved in ALS pathogenesis

Researcher discovers enzyme pathway involved in ALS pathogenesis

Neurons have compatible shape, electrical properties for deep learning

Neurons have compatible shape, electrical properties for deep learning

Laser techniques could help revolutionize understanding of neurodegenerative diseases

Laser techniques could help revolutionize understanding of neurodegenerative diseases

Drug that stimulates neuron pruning promotes goal-directed behavior in mice

Drug that stimulates neuron pruning promotes goal-directed behavior in mice

New microscope optimized to perform studies using optogenetic techniques

New microscope optimized to perform studies using optogenetic techniques

Researchers solve 3D structure of primary optogenetic tool

Researchers solve 3D structure of primary optogenetic tool

Researchers reveal impact of RNA-binding protein on memory formation process

Researchers reveal impact of RNA-binding protein on memory formation process

Study: Women may be more susceptible to concussions due to more breakable nerve fibers

Study: Women may be more susceptible to concussions due to more breakable nerve fibers

Saving and erasure of memories depends on subtle brain signals, TSRI scientists find

Saving and erasure of memories depends on subtle brain signals, TSRI scientists find

Alzheimer's Tau protein interacts with cell membranes and forms toxic complexes

Alzheimer's Tau protein interacts with cell membranes and forms toxic complexes

Specially tailored, ultrafast light pulses can trigger neurons to fire in different patterns

Specially tailored, ultrafast light pulses can trigger neurons to fire in different patterns

Brain astrocytes could play key role in pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease

Brain astrocytes could play key role in pathogenesis of Alzheimer's disease

New dye could be used to observe electrical activity of neurons in the brain

New dye could be used to observe electrical activity of neurons in the brain

Scientists identify critical player in Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis

Scientists identify critical player in Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis

Scientists devise new way to control single neurons using optogenetics

Scientists devise new way to control single neurons using optogenetics