Neuroscience

Neuroscience

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Latest articles

    1. Neuroscience

    Interneuron FGF13 regulates seizure susceptibility via a sodium channel-independent mechanism

    Susan Lin, Aravind R. Gade ... Geoffrey S. Pitt
    1. Neuroscience

    Neuroelectrophysiology-Compatible Electrolytic Lesioning

    Iliana E. Bray, Stephen E. Clarke ... the Brain Interfacing Laboratory
    1. Neuroscience

    The breath shape controls intonation of mouse vocalizations

    Alastair MacDonald, Alina Hebling ... Kevin Yackle
    1. Neuroscience

    A novel method for estimating properties of attentional oscillators reveals an age-related decline in flexibility

    Ece Kaya, Sonja A Kotz, Molly J Henry
    Individual performance in rhythm perception and production is maximized within a range of domain-specific rates and is adversely affected by temporal context, and this effect is amplified with age.
    1. Neuroscience

    Choline supplementation in early life improves and low levels of choline can impair outcomes in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease

    Elissavet Chartampila, Karim S Elayouby ... Helen E Scharfman
    Supplementing the diet in early life with choline improved memory, neuronal morphology, and neuronal activity in mice with a genetic form of Alzheimer's disease, whereas low choline had mixed effects.
    1. Neuroscience

    Spatial and temporal pattern of structure–function coupling of human brain connectome with development

    Guozheng Feng, Yiwen Wang ... Ni Shu
    Multimodal brain connectome analysis reveals patterns of structure–function coupling and links their developmental changes to cognitive function and transcriptomic architecture.
    1. Immunology and Inflammation
    2. Neuroscience

    Spontaneous human CD8 T cell and autoimmune encephalomyelitis-induced CD4/CD8 T cell lesions in the brain and spinal cord of HLA-DRB1*15-positive multiple sclerosis humanized immune system mice

    Irini Papazian, Maria Kourouvani ... Lesley Probert
    Severely immunodeficient B2m-NOG mice transplanted with human peripheral blood mononuclear cells from multiple sclerosis patients partially reproduce disease immunopathology and represent novel experimental models for studying human immune responses to the central nervous system in a rapid and personalized manner.
    1. Neuroscience

    Stochastic characterization of navigation strategies in an automated variant of the Barnes maze

    Ju-Young Lee, Dahee Jung, Sebastien Royer
    A set of stochastic processes reproduces the mouse exploration patterns in an automated variant of the Barnes maze.
    1. Microbiology and Infectious Disease
    2. Neuroscience

    Enteric glia regulate Paneth cell secretion and intestinal microbial ecology

    Aleksandra Prochera, Anoohya N. Muppirala ... Meenakshi Rao

Highlights

    1. Neuroscience

    The neuroscience of social novelty

    Emma Keppler, Susanna Molas

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    University of Pennsylvania, United States
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    University College London, United Kingdom
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    State University of New York Upstate Medical University, United States
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