Latest News

Mapping the brain: Researchers use signals from natural movements to identify brain regions

Whether we run to catch a bus or reach for a pen: Activities that involve the use of muscles are related to very specific areas in the brain. Traditionally, their exact location has only been determined through electrical stimulation or unnatural, experimental tasks. A team of scientists has now succeeded for the first time in mapping the brain's surface using measurements of everyday movements.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Study identifies teens at-risk for synthetic marijuana use

  • Kids who lack sympathy more likely to share with virtuous friends

  • Alzheimer amyloid clumps found in young adult brains

  • With kids' antipsychotic treatment on the rise, study looks at prescriber decision-making

  • New target identified in fight against Alzheimer's, multiple sclerosis

  • Protections, not money, can boost internal corporate whistleblowing

  • Teachers become healthier when they learn

  • Licorice manufacturers encouraged to state daily limit of consumption

  • Anesthetics could have long-term impact on children's brains

  • Beliefs can regulate effects of nicotine on the human brain

  •