Neuroscience

Neuroscience

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Latest articles

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    In vivo imaging with a water immersion objective affects brain temperature, blood flow and oxygenation

    Morgane Roche et al.
    Brain temperature and oxygenation vary according to the imaging conditions during two-photon microscopy.
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    Chronically implanted Neuropixels probes enable high-yield recordings in freely moving mice

    Ashley L Juavinett et al.
    A new device enables researchers to use and recycle extracellular electrodes (e.g. Neuropixels) for high-yield recordings during freely moving mouse experiments.
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    Mapping the human subcortical auditory system using histology, postmortem MRI and in vivo MRI at 7T

    Kevin R Sitek et al.
    MRI methods are promising techniques for investigating the human subcortical auditory system, and these publicly available data, atlases, and tools make researching human audition simpler and more reliable.
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    Statistical learning attenuates visual activity only for attended stimuli

    David Richter, Floris P de Lange
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    A human subcortical network underlying social avoidance revealed by risky economic choices

    Johannes Schultz et al.
    The subjective value of engaging in human social situations, and amygdala and nucleus accumbens activation and their connectivity during social decision-making, vary with social anxiety traits.
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    Activity dynamics of amygdala GABAergic neurons during cataplexy of narcolepsy

    Ying Sun et al.
    Deep brain calcium imaging reveals the abnormal neuronal activity patterns of the amygdala GABAergic neurons in an animal model of human sleep disorder narcolepsy.
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    Metacontrol of decision-making strategies in human aging

    Florian Bolenz et al.
    Older adults show reduced adaptation of decision-making strategies to dynamically changing situational demands.

Highlights

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    Remembering to choose the future

    Lesley K Fellows
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    Philosophy of Biology: Opportunity

    Perry Zurn, Danielle S Bassett

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    Eve Marder
    Brandeis University, United States
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    K VijayRaghavan
    National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
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    Huda Zoghbi
    Texas Children's Hospital, United States
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