Discovery could lead to new treatments for cognitive disorders including autism and schizophrenia.
Picower Institute researchers show that different causes of autism and intellectual disability respond to the same treatment.
11 MIT affiliates and more than 30 alumni are identified as movers, makers, and game changers in their respective fields.
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.
Researchers will advance our understanding of the human mind and discover new ways to treat, prevent, and cure neurological disorders.