Hidden deep in the brain, a map that guides animals' movements
New research has revealed that deep in the brain, in a structure called striatum, all possible movements that an animal can do are represented in a map of neural ...Read more
10 Publications That Show How Inscopix Miniature Microscope ...
What leads the pace of novel scientific discovery? Scientist Sydney Brenner famously said:Read more
Carla Shatz on Her Groundbreaking Neuroscience Research and Science ...
Have you ever asked yourself, “I have two eyes, so why don’t I see double all the time?” The answer is nothing short of a miracle. Our brains somehow wire up in a ...Read more
Distinct Neural Circuits Mediate Memory Recall and Retrieval
- Anne Trafton |
When we have a new experience, the memory of that event is stored in a neural circuit that connects several parts of the hippocampus and other brain structures. Each ...Read more
The Loss of a Neuroscience Giant: Howard Eichenbaum
We are saddened by the passing of a titan in neuroscience, Professor Howard Eichenbaum (read BU obituary here). Howard was a kind and courageous scientist who had a ...Read more