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A new study using light to target and stimulate specific neurons in lab rats trained to drink much the way human binge-drinkers do finds the rodents "flat out stopped drinking."
Mouse brains light up to track neuron activity with special genes.
Bioengineers at Stanford University have developed microchips based on the human brain that are more energy efficient and up to 9000 times faster than the typical PC.
The complex system of white matter fibres that relay information in the brain has been accurately recreated in a 3D-printed model.
The tools to slow the progression of Parkinson's disease might one day come from the kitchen cabinet instead of the medicine cabinet, according to a new study.
In ongoing research with children and adults, an Oxford University researcher finds that stimulating the brain with low-dose electrical currents could help improve learning.
Scientists have implanted human embryonic stem cells into mouse brains and restored both memory and learning function.
Researchers at Duke University Medical Center have enabled rhesus monkeys to move a pair of arms in a virtual environment using just their brain activity.
An implantable brain chip currently in development could help wounded veterans recover memory function after traumatic brain injuries.