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How sleep makes the brain forget things – new research on mice

How sleep makes the brain forget things – new research on mice

MCH neurons in the hypothalamus are known to be involved in the shift between NREM and REM sleep cycles. Professor Giuliana Mazzoni presents a new electrophysiology study arguing for these neurons role in memory performance. ...
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Top Ten Neuroscience Breakthroughs of 2018

Top Ten Neuroscience Breakthroughs of 2018

Neuroscience research is progressing at a rapid rate. Advancements in tools and new techniques are enabling neuroscientists to forge inroads towards an understanding of the brain. ...
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The 10 Top Neuroscience Twitter Accounts You Need to Follow

The 10 Top Neuroscience Twitter Accounts You Need to Follow

With the massive growth of social media over the last decade, it was inevitable that the Neuroscience community would carve out their own slice. ...
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Real-Time Imaging of Pavlovian Conditioning in Neurons in the Amygdala

Real-Time Imaging of Pavlovian Conditioning in Neurons in the Amygdala

The basolateral amygdala is an area of the brain that encodes valence learning, whether something is attractive to us, or aversive to us. ...
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