27 August 2014Comments ( 0 )
A new technique helps researchers trace the nerve fibers that connect brain regions by revealing how the fibers physically relate to curves and folds on the brain’s surface. The method was described 8 July in Medical Image Analysis.
20 August 2014Comments ( 0 )
An adaptation of a test for facial recognition makes it easier to chart children’s ability to remember faces.
13 August 2014Comments ( 0 )
Light-transmitting cables implanted deep in mouse brains reveal connections between brain regions that control social interactions, according to a study published 19 June in Cell.
6 August 2014Comments ( 2 )
A test designed to characterize natural, spontaneous language use in autism shows solid promise in its first trials in typically developing children.
30 July 2014Comments ( 0 )
Reprogrammed stem cells carry remnants of their previous cell states in the form of chemical cues that alter gene expression, reports a paper published 10 July in Nature. An alternative method that creates so-called nuclear transfer embryonic stem cells produces fewer errors.