Discovery could lead to new treatments for cognitive disorders including autism and schizophrenia.
New technique enables nanoscale-resolution microscopy of large biological specimens.
Picower Institute researchers show that different causes of autism and intellectual disability respond to the same treatment.
Newest computer neural networks can identify visual objects as well as the primate brain.
Inhibitory neuron functionality is not an immutable property of cortical cells, but a consequence of more complex network dynamics.
Three neuroscientists at MIT have been selected to receive awards from the Society for Neuroscience.
Grad student Chi Lu and colleagues demonstrate a highly flexible polymer probe for triggering spinal-cord neurons with light and simultaneously recording their activity.