Posts Tagged 'brain biology'

Brain and behaviour

A special issue of PNAS is dedicated to brain and behaviour. Articles are mostly biology-based, including papers in physiology, metabolism, and neural mechanisms, with case-studies from humans, arthropods, gastropods, or sparrows.


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  • Center for Cognitive Archaeology Lecture: Scaling Up The Hunt
    Please join Klint Janulis, Oxford University DPhil Candidate, for an afternoon lecture today, Monday April 23, in UCCS UC Center Room 302 at 3PM, titled “Scaling Up The Hunt: How Cooperative Hunting Changed Society and Cognition.” Advertisements

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  • Chimpanzee Sulci
    Studying the evolution of brain form requires paleoneruologists to rely on casts from the cranial cavity from fossil species. Due to the lack of soft-tissue preservation in fossils, descriptions of macroanatomy and cytoarchitecture  are taken from comparative non-human primates to serve as hypothetical models of early hominin brain form. Using extant non-hum […]

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  • Researchers develop non-invasive deep brain stimulation method
    Researchers at MIT have developed a new method of electrically stimulating deep brain tissues without opening the skullSince 1997, more than 100,000 Parkinson’s Disease patients have been treated with deep brain stimulation (DBS), a surgical technique that involves the implantation of ultra-thin wire electrodes. The implanted device, sometimes referred to as […]


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