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EphA4-Mediated Ipsilateral Corticospinal Tract Misprojections Are Necessary for Bilateral Voluntary Movements But Not Bilateral Stereotypic Locomotion

In this study, we took advantage of the reported role of EphA4 in determining the contralateral spinal projection of the corticospinal tract (CST) to investigate the effects of...


Medical News Today

How do our brains differentiate information about places and faces?

Neuroscientists investigate 'object-based attention,' which allows us to pick a face we recognize out of a crowd, and find it is produced by three synchronized brain regions.


Deric Bownds' MindBlog

Memory reactivation in aging versus young brains.

Given my status as a senior aging person I always note the passing article that chronicles yet another way in which the equipment upstairs is losing it. Here is a bit from...


Neuroethics & Law Blog

"Clinicians’ Attitudes toward Patients with Disorders of Consciousness: A Survey"

"Clinicians’ Attitudes toward Patients with Disorders of Consciousness: A Survey" by Michele Farisco, et al., has been published in the most recent issue of...



Killer Headlines: 3 Must-Read Posts, and More – Roger’s Picks

Here’s the best content we found this week! Want to help thousands of fellow readers? Share your own great find in a comment! 3 Ways To Create Killer Headlines Email is...


The Neurocritic

Let's play "Guess the Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Speaker" (soundbytes from #cns2014)

Another CNS meeting, another series of delayed blog posts from The Neurocritic. Long in the vanguard of the slow blogging movement, these conference recaps have attained the cult...


Sports Are 80 Percent Mental

Maybe Your Kids Don't Want To Play Sports

Has this happened to you?  Your daughter comes home from soccer practice and defiantly declares, “I can’t stand my coach, my team is awful and I don’t even like...


On the Brain by Dr. Michael Merzenich, Ph.D.

On the Brain with Dr. Merzenich…Update

Dr. Merzenich’s blog is currently under going a redesign.  It will be back and running in a few weeks. In the meantime, you can find his latest posts on the Posit Science...


Eide Neurolearning Blog

Brain Scans Show If Ready to Learn

MIT researchers found that activation of the parahippocampal gyrus was associated with better memory if visual scenes followed.Abstract: "The rate of learning or memory...


Neurologist Blog

Sep 7, Neurological weakness

Neurological weakness:- The neurological causes of weakness. Muscle weakness may be due to a problem in any part of the nervous system including muscles the brain and everything...