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UCD professor awarded $300K to study biochemistry of CTE - Davis Enterprise


Davis Enterprise
When researchers revealed that the brain of late NFL player Aaron Hernandez showed signs of stage III chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, a degenerative brain disease, Kassandra Ori-McKenney wondered if the hits Hernandez took as a tight end for ...

Probing The Physiology of 'Brain Tingles' - PsychCentral.com


PsychCentral.com
In the first study of its kind to look into the physiological mechanisms of ASMR, researchers from the University of Sheffield in England discovered that those who experience the phenomenon had significantly reduced heart rates while watching ASMR ...

In a 'tour de force,' researchers image an entire fly brain in minute detail - Science Magazine


Science Magazine
“This data set—and the opportunities it creates—are … arguably one of the most important things to have happened in neurobiology recently,” says Rachel Wilson, a neurobiologist at Harvard University who was not involved in the new work. “Anyone in ...

Innermost Brain, The

Saint-ouen - France

Museum exhibit by the Cite des Sciences et de l'Industrie, Paris, featuring the roles of the genome, the body, the brain and personal and collective histories in our mental functioning.

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United States

A primer on the brain for non-scientists including its architecture, geography, structure and functions.

United States

Eclectic collection of thought-provoking, quasi-scientific opinions on brain function.

The Whole Brain Atlas
United States

MRI views of the normal and diseased human brain. Collaboration of MIT and Harvard University.

Animate4.com: Brain
United States

Freely available 3D animations of brain structure and neurons for use in projects, promotions, education and advertising.

Brain-Mind.com
United States

Everything you ever wanted to know about the brain and the mind, but were afraid to ask.

Brain Update
United States

"Science Friday" audio discussion with Martin Citron, Charles Gross, and Evan Snyder on the 1999 discovery that new neurons are continually being added to the brains of adult monkeys, even to parts of the brain responsible for very high-level functioning, and what this might mean for learning, memory and the treatment of neurological diseases. Features related links.

Primate Brain
United States

Digital cytoarchitectural atlas based on high-resolution images of serial sections of primate brains.

Your Amazing Brain
United Kingdom

Explore your brain, take part in real-life experiments, and test yourself with games, illusions, and brain-benders.

Brain Explorer
Denmark

Includes an animated presentation of neurotransmission processes, information on brain disorders, overview of the brain, glossary of terms, and image gallery.

Advanced Brain Monitoring
United States

Develops portable devices that interpret electrical activity and identify levels of alertness or drowsiness.