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Tagged: neuroscience

  • Brain Trauma in Iraq

    Thousands of U.S. soldiers have survived powerful explosions in Iraq. Many are returning home with brain injuries that could result in long-term disabilities.


  • Making Memories

    A glowing protein provides insight into how learning strengthens the ties between neurons.

  • Regenerating Nerves

    A polymer studded with chemicals that resemble a common neurotransmitter can stimulate the growth of neurons.

  • The Year in Biotech

    Stem cells from skin, myriad microbes, and a $350,000 personal genome.

  • A Working Brain Model

    A computer simulation could eventually allow neuroscience to be carried out in silico.


  • A Wiring Diagram of the Brain

    The emerging field of connectomics could help researchers decode the brain’s approach to information processing.



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