How Happy Memories Help Treat Mental Problems
Nature World News
... function everywhere in the brain," says Susumu Tonegawa, the Picower Professor of Biology and Neuroscience, director of the RIKEN-MIT Center for Neural Circuit Genetics at MIT's Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, and senior author of the paper.
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Speaking of Research
A laser-controlled brain or a heart that beats in time to a disco light display sound like some of the more vivid imaginings of science fiction writers. But scientists are gathering together tricks that may allow us to do just that – and they could be ...
Scientists Have Successfully Retrieved Memories in Mice with Alzheimer's
The Liberty Web English
A research team at RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Japan succeeded in retrieving memories in mice with Alzheimer's disease. The results were published on the electronic edition of the Nature Journal of Science. Susumu Tonegawa, a Japanese ...
Shining a light on lost memory
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
A new paper published last month by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Nobel Prize-winning Susumu Tonegawa provides the first strong evidence of this possibility and raises the hope of future treatments that could reverse some of the ravages ...