Neuroscience

Neuroscience

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Latest articles

    1. Genetics and Genomics
    2. Neuroscience

    Metabolic and neurobehavioral disturbances induced by purine recycling deficiency in Drosophila

    Céline Petitgas, Laurent Seugnet ... Serge Birman
    1. Neuroscience

    Sexual coordination in a whole-brain map of prairie vole pair bonding

    Morgan L Gustison, Rodrigo Muñoz-Castañeda ... Steven M Phelps
    A brain-wide map of neural activation reveals how sexual experience becomes a pair bond in the monogamous prairie vole.
    1. Neuroscience

    tCFS: A new ‘CFS tracking’ paradigm reveals uniform suppression depth regardless of target complexity or salience

    David Alais, Jacob Coorey ... Matthew J. Davidson
    1. Neuroscience

    Reward contingency gates selective cholinergic suppression of amygdala neurons

    Eyal Y Kimchi, Anthony Burgos-Robles ... Kay M Tye
    Electrophysiological recordings and optogenetic manipulations revealed the distinct roles that acetylcholine can have on the amygdala and prefrontal cortex in a Window of Opportunity Task.
    1. Neuroscience

    Altered hierarchical auditory predictive processing after lesions to the orbitofrontal cortex

    Olgerta Asko, Alejandro Omar Blenkmann ... Anne-Kristin Solbakk
    Orbitofrontal cortex lesions impact the neural correlates of detection of auditory regularity violation at two hierarchical levels of rule abstraction, providing a novel perspective on the role of the orbitofrontal cortex in auditory predictive processing.
    1. Neuroscience

    Unraveling the developmental dynamic of visual exploration of social interactions in autism

    Nada Kojovic, Sezen Cekic ... Marie Schaer
    Children with ASD showed a significant divergence in gaze patterns compared to typically developing children, intensifying over early childhood, with implications for developmental and adaptive functioning.
    1. Medicine
    2. Neuroscience

    Acute ampakines increase voiding function and coordination in a rat model of SCI

    Sabhya Rana, Firoj Alom ... Aaron D Mickle
    1. Neuroscience

    Body size as a metric for the affordable world

    Xinran Feng, Shan Xu ... Jia Liu
    1. Neuroscience

    Morphology and ultrastructure of external sense organs of Drosophila larvae

    Vincent Richter, Anna Rist ... Andreas S. Thum

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  1. Yanchao Bi
    Beijing Normal University, China
  2. Andrew J King
    Andrew J King
    University of Oxford, United Kingdom
  3. Ma-Li Wong
    State University of New York Upstate Medical University, United States
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