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Myth-Conceptions: How Myths About the Brain Are Hampering Teaching

Oct. 16, 2014 Myths about the brain are common among teachers worldwide and are hampering teaching, according to new research. The report highlights several areas where new findings from neuroscience are becoming ... full story
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I Shouldn't Have Eaten There: Rats Show Behavior of 'Regret' in Choosing the Wrong 'Restaurant'

June 8, 2014 New research reveals that rats show signs of 'regret' -- a cognitive behavior once thought to be uniquely and fundamentally human. To measure the cognitive behavior of regret, scientists ... full story
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Brain Circuits Involved in Emotion Discovered by Neuroscientists

Apr. 22, 2014 A brain pathway that underlies the emotional behaviors critical for survival have been discovered by neuroscientists. The team has identified a chain of neural connections which links central ... full story
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Exploring the Brain: New Findings Explain How Eyes Link to Prefrontal Cortex

June 24, 2014 A research team has linked how our eyes actually see the world to neurons in the prefrontal cortex of the brain. The team studied saccadic eye movements -- those movements where the eye jumps from ... full story
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Silencing Synapses to Deal With Addictions

Dec. 17, 2013 Imagine kicking a cocaine addiction by simply popping a pill that alters the way your brain processes chemical addiction. New research suggests that a method of biologically manipulating certain ... full story
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Neuroscientists Watch Imagination Happening in the Brain

Aug. 28, 2014 By showing people their own photos during MRI sessions, neuroscientists distinguished between brain activity that is specific to memory and activity that is specific to ... full story
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Loss of Memory in Alzheimer's Mice Models Reversed Through Gene Therapy

Apr. 23, 2014 Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia and affects some 400,000 people in Spain alone. However, no effective cure has yet been found. One of the reasons for this is the lack of ... full story
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Neuroscience Study Uncovers New Player in Obesity

Jan. 7, 2014 A new neuroscience study sheds light on the biological underpinnings of obesity. The study reveals how a protein in the brain helps regulate food intake and body weight. The findings create a ... full story
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Where Will Big Neuroscience Take Us?

Nov. 17, 2014 The U.S., Europe and Asia have launched big brain research projects. What impact will they have? Scientists integral to three projects share their insights ahead of a special session hosted by the ... full story
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What Happened When? How the Brain Stores Memories by Time

Mar. 13, 2014 New research shows that a part of the brain called the hippocampus stores memories by their "temporal context" -- what happened before, and what came after -- and not by content. From brain ... full story
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Neuroscience and Big Data: How to Find Simplicity in the Brain

Aug. 24, 2014 Scientists can now monitor and record the activity of hundreds of neurons concurrently in the brain, and ongoing technology developments promise to increase this number. However, simply recording the ... full story
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Researchers Study Alcohol Addiction Using Optogenetics

Dec. 16, 2013 Researchers are gaining a better understanding of the neurochemical basis of addiction with a new technology called ... full story
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The Yin and Yang of Overcoming Cocaine Addiction

Sep. 4, 2014 Biology, by nature, has a yin and a yang -- a push and a pull. Addiction, particularly relapse, researchers find, is no exception. A new paper is the first to establish the existence of a brain ... full story
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Falling Asleep: Revealing the Point of Transition

Oct. 2, 2014 How can we tell when someone has fallen asleep? To answer this question, scientists have developed a new statistical method and behavioral task to track the dynamic process of falling ... full story
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Myth About Parkinson's Disease Debunked

Sep. 16, 2014 Using advanced computer models, neuroscience researchers have gained new knowledge about the complex processes that cause Parkinson's disease. Scanning the brain of a patient suffering from ... full story
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Play It Again, Sam: How the Brain Recognizes Familiar Music

Mar. 12, 2014 Research reveals that the brain’s motor network helps people remember and recognize music that they have performed in the past better than music they have only heard. A recent study sheds new light ... full story
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Computers Used to 'See' Neurons to Better Understand Brain Function

Mar. 6, 2014 A study reveals new information about the motor circuits of the brain that may one day help those developing therapies to treat conditions such as stroke, schizophrenia, spinal cord injury or ... full story
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Impact of Head Movement on fMRI Data Shown in New Study

Feb. 19, 2014 Discarding data from subjects with multiple sclerosis who exhibit head movement during functional magnetic resonance imaging may bias sampling away from subjects with lower cognitive ability, new ... full story
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Don't Get Hacked! Research Shows How Much We Ignore Online Warnings

Nov. 20, 2014 New research finds that people say they care about online security but behave like they don't -- such as ignoring security warnings. To better understand how people deal with security messages, ... full story
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New Method for Efficiently Transporting Antibodies Across the Blood-Brain Barrier

Jan. 8, 2014 Researchers have published results on the Roche-designed Brain Shuttle technology that efficiently transfers investigational antibodies from the blood through the blood-brain barrier (BBB) into the ... full story
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