News tagged with memory traces
A rustle of undergrowth in the outback: it's a sound that might make an animal or person stop sharply and be still, in the anticipation of a predator. That "freezing" is part of the fear response, a reaction to a stimulus ...
Neuroscience Jan 28, 2013 | 5 / 5 (2) | 2 |
For some, the pain is so great that they can't even bear to have clothes touch their skin. For others, it means that every step is a deliberate and agonizing choice. Whether the pain is caused by arthritic joints, an injury ...
Neuroscience Feb 13, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have shown in animal models that the loss of memory that comes with aging is not necessarily a permanent thing.
Neuroscience Apr 02, 2012 | 4.9 / 5 (7) | 1 |
German neurophysiologists have developed a new method to study widespread networks of neurons responsible for our memory.
Neuroscience Nov 21, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 1 |
A team of researchers at the MedUni Vienna's Department of Neurophysiology (Centre for Brain Research) has discovered a previously unknown effect of opioids: the study, which has now been published in Science and was led by ...
Neuroscience Jan 16, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0
Most people have a fear of something but for 1 in 10 people, fear can turn into a phobia. The most common phobias being a fear of spiders, snakes, heights, the dark, being in crowds or tight spaces, animals ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Oct 22, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
How do neurons store information about past events? In the Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, a mechanism unknown previously of memory traces formation has ...
Neuroscience Mar 07, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Fear conditioning using sound and taste aversion, as applied to mice, have revealed interesting information on the basis of memory allocation.
Neuroscience Jun 18, 2012 | 3 / 5 (1) | 0