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A Doctor Unlocks Mysteries of the Brain By Talking And Watching

Source: NPR Shots Blog

If you have a problem with your heart or liver, the diagnosis is likely to be made by a lab test or medical image. But neurologist Allan Ropper says those tests often fail when it comes to the brain.

“Glass Brain” Offers Tours of the Space between Your Ears

Source: Scientific American

3-D visualizations combine EEG and MRI data to illustrate how brain signals propagate and could be used to study neural disorders.

Brain Repair 'May Be Boosted by Curry Spice'

Source: BBC

A spice commonly found in curries may boost the brain's ability to heal itself, according to a report in the journal Stem Cell Research and Therapy.

Strange New Type of Brain Cell Discovered

Source: LiveScience

In these cells, the signals skip the cell body altogether, instead traveling along an axon that projects directly from one of the dendrites.

When Yogurt Affects the Brain

Source: The Atlantic

Gut bacteria play a role in mood and emotion. Are probiotics the key to a better antidepressant?

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