Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Neuroscientists identify two neuron populations that encode happy or fearful memories.
Cells in the hippocampus store memories of acquaintances, a new study reports.
New program from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Simons Foundation, and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation supports early-career scientists.
Researchers suspect cells in this brain circuit could also be targets of Parkinson’s disease.
More than 200 members of the scientific community sign a letter supporting the late MIT neuroscientist; department head issues a statement.
Neuroscientist recognized by the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation for project on neural circuits for anxiety control.
Deletion of the HDAC3 gene in the brains of mice causes cognitive and social impairments consistent with Rett Syndrome.