Pulsing light on genetically modified neurons revealed a link between specific brain cells and compulsive behaviour.
I’m still on meds but the feared apparition, the depressive state, has not come to visit for weeks.
Their aim was primarily to advance neuroscience, as opposed to help progress the development of artificial intelligence.
Scientists tested the new method in fruit fly larvae, and hope it could help shine a light on how the brain and central nervous system work together.
Researchers got people’s brains to associate Clint Eastwood with the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and encode it in their neurons.
In the 2000s, lab-grown brains flew planes and drove robots—but real-world applications remain basic, and a very long ways off.
Blue lights and gene therapy could potentially be used to treat blindness, PTSD, and obesity.
The ultimate technophile versus technophobe question.
The biology behind schizophrenia has been an enduring and frustrating mystery of neuroscience.
The breakthrough could lead to better pain medication.