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Inflammation of the brain gray matter decreases nerve-cell activity in mouse model

Inflammation of the brain gray matter decreases nerve-cell activity in mouse model

Size of synapses determines the strength of information transmission

Size of synapses determines the strength of information transmission

Study: Oligodendrocytes play key role in the distribution of energy-rich molecules

Study: Oligodendrocytes play key role in the distribution of energy-rich molecules

Researchers find mechanism underlying plasticity in adult brains

Researchers find mechanism underlying plasticity in adult brains

Study depicts previously unknown molecular mechanism underlying healthy brain development

Study depicts previously unknown molecular mechanism underlying healthy brain development

Physiological evidence influences sound processing in the brain’s auditory region

Physiological evidence influences sound processing in the brain’s auditory region

Cholesterol in the plasma membrane is essential for SARS-CoV-2 entry and syncytia formation

Cholesterol in the plasma membrane is essential for SARS-CoV-2 entry and syncytia formation

Novel method reveals the synaptic basis for feature selectivity

Novel method reveals the synaptic basis for feature selectivity

Scientists identify two drug candidates that counteract deficiencies caused by lack of MECP2 gene

Scientists identify two drug candidates that counteract deficiencies caused by lack of MECP2 gene

D614/G614 variants of SARS-CoV-2 affect neuronal transmission; G614 better at membrane fusion

D614/G614 variants of SARS-CoV-2 affect neuronal transmission; G614 better at membrane fusion

Biochemical cascade in the brain leads to the destruction of synapses in Alzheimer's

Biochemical cascade in the brain leads to the destruction of synapses in Alzheimer's

Neuroscientists identify astrocytes as master 'conductors' of the brain

Neuroscientists identify astrocytes as master 'conductors' of the brain

“Molecular volume knob” in the brain helps with learning, memory

“Molecular volume knob” in the brain helps with learning, memory

Scientists observe GABAA receptors and their organization on synaptic membrane

Scientists observe GABAA receptors and their organization on synaptic membrane

Researchers gain novel insights into the role of autophagy in neurons

Researchers gain novel insights into the role of autophagy in neurons

Super-resolution images of functioning and pathologically altered nerve cells

Super-resolution images of functioning and pathologically altered nerve cells

Researchers uncover molecular mechanisms involved in the formation of neural circuits

Researchers uncover molecular mechanisms involved in the formation of neural circuits

New method marks receptor proteins in selected cells

New method marks receptor proteins in selected cells

Research program aims to thwart prion-like spread of tau pathology in Alzheimer’s disease

Research program aims to thwart prion-like spread of tau pathology in Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers generate a transcriptomic map of the COVID brain

Researchers generate a transcriptomic map of the COVID brain