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Neuron cascade may be akin to neutral selection in evolution - Ars Technica


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"I am sorry, but your brain suffers from avalanches" is a diagnosis that should be a thing. The cure should involve a St. Bernard digging neurons out from under piles of neurotransmitters. Unfortunately, everyone's brain suffers from avalanches. Indeed ...

Ben Barres, transgender brain researcher and advocate of diversity ... - Washington Post


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Ben Barres, a neurobiologist who made groundbreaking discoveries regarding the structure and function of the brain that may have implications for understanding Alzheimer's disease and other degenerative disorders, and who, as a transgender man, became ...
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The Birth Of Synapse – A Brief History Of One Of The Most Intricate Inventions Of Life - Science Trends


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The stunning complexity of life at its very foundation leaves countless fundamental queries beyond the reach of scientific interpretation. One of the big disputes in evolutionary neurobiology is the origin of the synapse, a specialized organelle that ...

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