Strategies to compensate for uncertainty help the brain succeed at difficult mental computations.
Technique could be used to detect light or electrical fields in living tissue.
Neurons in human and rat brains carry electrical signals in different ways, scientists find.
Picower Institute researchers find that a key protein linked to intellectual disability shapes electrical currents in neural connections.
A principled approach can lead to less need for drugs, especially opioids, Emery Brown and colleagues say.
Inaugural director of The Quest discusses what's been accomplished since last spring's launch and what is on the horizon.
Tiny probes could be useful for monitoring patients with Parkinson’s and other diseases.
Neural plasticity and arbor growth decline with age, study in mice shows.