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Neural activation during REM sleep regulates eating behavior

Neural activation during REM sleep regulates eating behavior

Research may lead to improved treatments for mental health

Research may lead to improved treatments for mental health

Brazilian researchers produce an optical fiber made of agar

Brazilian researchers produce an optical fiber made of agar

Researchers use optogenetics to activate and inactivate signaling pathways

Researchers use optogenetics to activate and inactivate signaling pathways

Study reveals how two key neural circuits control social preference

Study reveals how two key neural circuits control social preference

Study could help determine motor abilities that are difficult to recover after traumatic brain injury

Study could help determine motor abilities that are difficult to recover after traumatic brain injury

Researchers use optogenetics to successfully induce arm movements in monkeys

Researchers use optogenetics to successfully induce arm movements in monkeys

GW researchers awarded $2.2 million to study chronic stress

GW researchers awarded $2.2 million to study chronic stress

Mice study shows how oxytocin can amplify aggression as well as friendliness

Mice study shows how oxytocin can amplify aggression as well as friendliness

Oxytocin study may help treat a variety of psychiatric conditions

Oxytocin study may help treat a variety of psychiatric conditions

Study shows how a nervous system coordinates distinct behavioral outputs

Study shows how a nervous system coordinates distinct behavioral outputs

Biophysicists reveal molecular mechanism behind light-driven sodium pumping

Biophysicists reveal molecular mechanism behind light-driven sodium pumping

Studies advance the understanding of sensory disconnection during sleep and anesthesia

Studies advance the understanding of sensory disconnection during sleep and anesthesia

Study: Unique glucose-sensing neurons in the brain prevent severe hypoglycemia

Study: Unique glucose-sensing neurons in the brain prevent severe hypoglycemia

Studies show how sex-determining genes affect courtship and aggression behaviors

Studies show how sex-determining genes affect courtship and aggression behaviors

Light-based deep brain stimulation used to treat motor dysfunction in Parkinson's disease models

Light-based deep brain stimulation used to treat motor dysfunction in Parkinson's disease models

Scents regulate lipid metabolism without changing eating habits

Scents regulate lipid metabolism without changing eating habits

Understanding early visual processing steps could have implications for schizophrenia, ADHD

Understanding early visual processing steps could have implications for schizophrenia, ADHD

MIT neuroscientists identify memory cells that help us interpret novel situations

MIT neuroscientists identify memory cells that help us interpret novel situations

Memory cells that help to interpret new situations discovered

Memory cells that help to interpret new situations discovered