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Microglia filmed shaping synapses for the first time.

Acting as natural computers, our brains contain trillions of cells to store memory and control the body’s functions and emotions.  Around one in ten of the countless cells in the … Continue Reading Microglia filmed shaping synapses for the first time.

Researchers sucessfully make memories stronger and more precise during aging in mice.

It is known that neurons in the central nervous system of higher vertebrates are formed during embryonic development and that neurogenesis does not occur postnatally, except in the hippocampus. Buried … Continue Reading Researchers sucessfully make memories stronger and more precise during aging in mice.

Research refutes famous study, shows neurons created through exercise don’t erase old memories.

Exercise is well-known for its cognitive benefits because it causes neurogenesis, the creation of new neurons, in the hippocampus, which is a key brain region for learning, memory and mood … Continue Reading Research refutes famous study, shows neurons created through exercise don’t erase old memories.

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