Brain Anatomy and Function

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Bacterial infections can make their way to the brain, where they can linger undetected.
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His catastrophic brain injury hinted at the role of the frontal lobe in behavior and personality.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 8, 2020.
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The Italian physician and neuroscientist devised a revolutionary technique to stain neurons.
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Sherrington’s research settled a contentious debate about the structure of the nervous system.
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Beautiful music doesn’t cause goosebumps — dangerous music does. At least, that’s what your brain thinks.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 1, 2020.
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CRISPR Cas9, or CRISPR for short, is a new technology that one day may let scientists rewrite your body’s blueprints.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of May 25, 2020.
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Come join us and #showusyourbraincell! We are “Reconnecting our brains - one cell at a time.”
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To understand dementia, scientists are looking anew at a neglected piece of the puzzle: the web of blood vessels nourishing the brain.
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Specialized janitors clean up the zone between two neurons after one sends a chemical signal to the other.
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Retinal ganglion cells are the conduit between the eyes and the brain.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.