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A new study has revealed new mechanisms and areas of the brain associated with anxiety and depression, suggesting possible targets to understand and treat these debilitating mental illnesses.
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Scientists have discovered that better coordination between two regions of the brain can boost memory.
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Scientists have had trouble solving one of the biggest mysteries in the biological research: where and how memories are encoded in a nervous system.
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When the brain`s primary "learning center" is damaged, complex new neural circuits arise to compensate for the lost function.
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: "Size does matter" could be true for human brains as well, as a new study shows that brain size can have an affect not only on people`s thoughts and behaviour, but intelligence also.
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Abuse and maltreatment during childhood can shrink important parts of the brain that could lead to psychiatric disorders.
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Prozac caused changes to granule cells and to their connections with other neuronal cells.