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UC Berkeley neuroscientists used an innovative computational decoding approach to reveal the dynamic neural processes underlying value-based decision-making. [...continue]

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New research finding shows that the hippocampus actively integrates words being heard with memories of word meaning and typical sentence structures. [...continue]

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Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute members and affiliates focus on finding the root causes of addiction, paving the road to treatments. [...continue]

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Increasing the amount of the lipid ceramide turned on genes that protected C. elegans and human cells from Huntington’s disease, revealing a new pathway that could be harnessed to treat the disease. [...continue]

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UC Berkeley engineers have built the first dust-sized, wireless sensors that can be implanted in the body, bringing closer the day when a Fitbit-like device could monitor brain activity in real time. [...continue]

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Latest Faculty Publications

October 1, 2016

ESICM LIVES 2016: part three : Milan, Italy. 1-5 October 2016.

ESICM LIVES 2016: part three : Milan, Italy. 1-5 October 2016. Intensive Care Med Exp. 2016 Sep;4(Suppl 1):28 Authors: Velasquez T, Mackey...
September 30, 2016

The Representational Basis of Working Memory.

The Representational Basis of Working Memory. Curr Top Behav Neurosci. 2016 Sep 28; Authors: Nee DE, D'Esposito M Abstract Working memory refers...
September 30, 2016

Where does one stand: a biological account of preferred interpersonal distance.

Related ArticlesWhere does one stand: a biological account of preferred interpersonal distance. Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci. 2016 Feb;11(2):317-26 Authors: Perry A, Nichiporuk...
September 30, 2016

Wnt Regulates Proliferation and Neurogenic Potential of Müller Glial Cells via a Lin28/let-7 miRNA-Dependent Pathway in Adult Mammalian Retinas.

Wnt Regulates Proliferation and Neurogenic Potential of Müller Glial Cells via a Lin28/let-7 miRNA-Dependent Pathway in Adult Mammalian Retinas. Cell Rep. 2016...
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