Amygdala

Adults with attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder ( ADHD ) show a blunted response to the Methylphenidate ( Ritalin ), which...


The endocannabinoid system was discovered through research into delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol ( 9-THC ), the active ingredient in cannabis. The endocannabinoid system...


Reduced volume, or atrophy, in parts of the brain known as the amygdala and hippocampus may predict which cognitively healthy...


How we respond to stressful situations and difficult times could be due in part to dominance of one cell-surface marker...


Brain imaging can predict whether or not cognitive behavior therapy ( CBT ) will help a patient recover from depression,...


Researchers at the National Institute of Mental Health ( NIMH ), a part of National Institute of Health (...


Researchers led by UC Irvine neuroscientists has identified how the brain processes and stores emotional experiences as long-term memories. The research,...


Researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have found that a specific neurodevelopmental gene, called neuroD2, is related to the...


Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have discovered that a protein found in the brain is genetically linked...


Researchers have identified a fear factor – a protein the brain uses to generate one of the most powerful emotions...


Increasing the activity of two enzymes better known for their role in oxidative stress metabolism turns normally relaxed mice into...