Prokaryotes can detect hallmark viral proteins and trigger cell death through a process seen across all domains of life.
Studying speakers of 45 languages, neuroscientists found similar patterns of brain activation and language selectivity.
A new computational model could explain differences in recognizing facial emotions.
Targeting these circuits could offer a new way to reverse motor dysfunction and depression in Parkinson’s patients.
K. Lisa Yang Brain-Body Center to investigate the brain’s complex relationship with other body systems.
MIT cell biologist and computational neuroscientist recognized for their innovative research contributions.
This circuit, which weakens with age, could offer a target to help prevent age-related decline in spatial memory.
With a comprehensive map of the wiring, researchers can now discern what information flows into the circuit to enable a key brain function.
Competitive seed grants launch yearlong investigations of novel hypotheses about potential causes, biomarkers, treatments of Alzheimer’s and ALS.