Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 18:27
A new University of Wisconsin-Madison study has found that poverty hampers brain development in children, by slowing growth rate in two key brain structures.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 17:33
Scientists have revealed that targeting a particular group of neurons in the brain can help people in giving up smoking habit.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 14:10
Researchers have used the fruit fly to find out how the brain integrates multiple signals to identify one unique smell.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 16:54
Researchers have identified a population of neurons that tell the brain to shut off appetite.
Last Updated: Monday, October 14, 2013, 17:45
A high-tech brain implant that gives new life to damaged neurones could prevent the progression of Parkinson`s disease, scientists say.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 15:17
Researchers have said that becoming obese or remaining lean can depend on the dynamics of the mitochondria, the body`s energy-producing "battery."
Last Updated: Saturday, July 06, 2013, 15:14
A new study has found that CHD7 mutant neurons (a mutation in a gene) were fully rescued after a running exercise.
Last Updated: Friday, June 07, 2013, 17:52
The birth of new neurons in the adult brain sharpens memory in rodents, but it has long been debated if the same holds true for humans.