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The Thalamus is an area of the brain that helps process information from the senses and transmit it to other parts of the brain.
Research identifies neural pathway involved in memory consolidation during sleep

Research identifies neural pathway involved in memory consolidation during sleep

UCLA team finds that the brain processes fear differently after traumatic brain injury

UCLA team finds that the brain processes fear differently after traumatic brain injury

Shared abnormalities found in brain's control circuit of patients with mood, anxiety disorders

Shared abnormalities found in brain's control circuit of patients with mood, anxiety disorders

MIT neuroscientists find a way to reverse noise hypersensitivity in mice

MIT neuroscientists find a way to reverse noise hypersensitivity in mice

Link found between genetic variations and size of the brainstem, other subcortical structures

Link found between genetic variations and size of the brainstem, other subcortical structures

Brain protein plays a prominent role in the maintenance of chronic pain

Brain protein plays a prominent role in the maintenance of chronic pain

Researchers shed light on abnormal neuronal activities caused by myelin impairment

Researchers shed light on abnormal neuronal activities caused by myelin impairment

Researchers offer new evidence for the mechanisms underlying consciousness

Researchers offer new evidence for the mechanisms underlying consciousness

Brain circuit regulates individual responses to temptation cues, rat study finds

Brain circuit regulates individual responses to temptation cues, rat study finds

Scientists find a link between brain’s emotion circuit and movement

Scientists find a link between brain’s emotion circuit and movement

Unraveling the secret itch pathway

Unraveling the secret itch pathway

Virginia Tech graduate student wins NIH award to map unexplored area of the brain

Virginia Tech graduate student wins NIH award to map unexplored area of the brain

Researchers identify previously unknown pathways for sensory learning in the brain

Researchers identify previously unknown pathways for sensory learning in the brain

Novel imaging molecule reveals brain changes linked to progressive MS

Novel imaging molecule reveals brain changes linked to progressive MS

Music helps to develop the neural networks of premature infants

Music helps to develop the neural networks of premature infants

GW researchers lay groundwork for improving diagnostic utility of neonatal EEGs

GW researchers lay groundwork for improving diagnostic utility of neonatal EEGs

Compound derived from broccoli sprouts may restore brain chemistry imbalance related to schizophrenia

Compound derived from broccoli sprouts may restore brain chemistry imbalance related to schizophrenia

The sense of touch is defined and fully functional before birth

The sense of touch is defined and fully functional before birth

Scientists discover trigger region for absence epileptic seizures

Scientists discover trigger region for absence epileptic seizures

Obesity linked to a reduction in gray matter

Obesity linked to a reduction in gray matter