Archivo de Etiquetas: neurociencias

Despite us having mapped and categorized so much of mammal biology already, there are still new surprises lying in wait. Now, scientists have found two new types of glia – a type of support cell – in mouse brains. […]

Las alteraciones en el sistema de recompensa del cerebro se asemejan a las que presentan las personas con un trastorno obsesivo-compulsivo. […]

Archaeological finds suggest that people developed numbers tens of thousands of years ago. Scholars are now exploring the first detailed hypotheses about this life-changing invention. […]

Manipulating the production of new neurons can improve cognition in animal models of the disease, raising the possibility that figuring out a way for humans to make more neurons could make a difference for people with dementia. […]

De los 10 retratos a enfermos mentales que pintó hacia el año 1820 el francés Théodore Géricault, conocidos como “monomanías”, únicamente cinco se han conservado hasta nuestros días. La curiosidad e insistencia del biólogo español Javier S. Burgos le han […]

Technologies such as noninvasive brain stimulation and virtual reality gaming offer insights into how dreams arise and what functions they might serve. […]

La pérdida de estas prolongaciones de las neuronas, implicados en la transmisión de los impulsos nerviosos de una célula a otra, caracteriza los trastornos degenerativos. […]

Los implantes de alta resolución han permitido crear imágenes interpretables para los animales a través de estímulos eléctricos […]

Can you tell the difference between high – and low –thread-count sheets just by touching them? Thank usherin, a protein found in a mysterious structure in your fingertips. Usherin also helps us see and hear, suggesting a deep molecular connection […]

Research certainly suggests they’re self aware. […]