Neuroscientist honored for his work on the biology of neural stem cells and neural circuits that control emotional behaviors.
System detects direct signals of neural activity; could reveal patterns underlying behavior.
Picower Institute study explains what happens when working memory reaches its full capacity.
Study finds that major vault protein is needed for homeostatic plasticity.
With a new grant, a Picower Institute team is studying the role of astrocytes, which may partner with neurons to process information in the brain.
Neuroscientists discover a cellular pathway that encodes memories by strengthening specific synapses.
Brain rhythms act as a gate for information entering and leaving the mind.
High-frequency gamma oscillations sort similar-looking objects; lower-frequency beta oscillations kick in when connections are more abstract.
Researchers map the amygdala's distinct but diverse and dynamic neighborhoods where feelings are assigned.