Ed Callaway on Mapping Brain Connectivity, Mentorship, and the Dream ...
About ten years ago a group of neuroscientists led by Professor Ed Callaway realized they would soon be able to label all the presynaptic inputs to an individual neuron ...Read more
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