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Discovered new communication of the intestine with the brain. Again, blame the salt

Discovered new communication of the intestine with the brain. Again, blame the salt

it is Well known that a diet high in salt leads to high blood pressure which is a risk factor for many health problems, including heart disease and stroke. But over the last decade, studies conducted among the population showed th...

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2018-12-09

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What happens to the brain in weightlessness?

What happens to the brain in weightlessness?

for anybody not a secret that NASA took on an impossible task: to send humans to Mars by 2030. Why? Because it is enough to understand that a typical trip would take from three to six months, and the crew will have to stay on the ...

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2018-12-03

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Video will help neurostimulation for epilepsy and protect from depression

Video will help neurostimulation for epilepsy and protect from depression

Different processes in our brains, despite a rather good understanding of the physiology and anatomy of the body is still a mystery. In particular, it concerns a condition like epilepsy and various disorders psihoemotsyonalnoe sph...

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2018-12-03

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Found a part of the brain that make people unique creatures

Found a part of the brain that make people unique creatures

According to American theoretical physicist Michio Kaku, the human brain is the most complex object in the Universe. Based on this statement, it is not surprising that scientists constantly find out something new. For example, an ...

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2018-11-23

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Scientists are developing technology to replace the bad memories with something good

Scientists are developing technology to replace the bad memories with something good

Surely each of us has moments in life that we would prefer for one reason or another to forget. How about to replace them with something nice? Or even "invent" memories? Sounds like a synopsis of the plot of the movie "total Recal...

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2018-11-12

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First launched the most powerful supercomputer simulating the human brain

First launched the most powerful supercomputer simulating the human brain

Today, supercomputers are used for a wide range of tasks from various mathematical calculations and manipulation of data sets to simulation of pharmaceutical compounds and artificial intelligence. However, there are computers aime...

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2018-11-04

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Scientists from MIT said that could be responsible for the development of intelligence

Scientists from MIT said that could be responsible for the development of intelligence

Despite the fact that the nervous system of humans and other mammals already studied well enough how some of its aspects still remains a mystery. For example, if we compare the structure of the brain of humans and our closest of k...

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2018-10-20

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Developed a tool for immunotherapy of neurodegenerative diseases

Developed a tool for immunotherapy of neurodegenerative diseases

it has long been known that the cause of the development of many neurodegenerative processes of the brain (including Alzheimer's disease) is the accumulation of amyloid protein that causes the formation of so called amyloid plaque...

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2018-10-16

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Why do we need to train the brain

Why do we need to train the brain

Many people say that the brain needs exercise — they say, he's works great. And understanding, unfortunately, comes too late, when the outbreak of the aging process information is not extracted as easily as before, there is ...

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2018-10-16

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In the brain found the area responsible for the

In the brain found the area responsible for the "sleep mode"

two decades ago, a group of researchers from the medical center Beth Israel Deaconess in Boston and is a teaching hospital for Harvard medical school, found in the brain the nerve cells, which, according to scientists, моглb to be...

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2018-10-09

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A new study shows that nerve cells are still recovering

A new study shows that nerve cells are still recovering

"Nerve cells do not regenerate". This expression is known to everyone. But it was a lot of research on this topic and failed to prove that it is not so. Moreover, in a recent study, published in the journal Cell Stem Cell, it is ...

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2018-10-08

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Scientists restore memory in Alzheimer's disease

Scientists restore memory in Alzheimer's disease

One of the most unpleasant manifestations of Alzheimer's disease is the gradual loss of memory and memories, which radically changes the whole personality of a person. However, it is possible that soon we will be able to handle i...

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2018-10-08

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Font created to help you remember to read the text

Font created to help you remember to read the text

have You ever had several times to re-read the text to understand its essence? This problem is probably familiar to all — as a student, faced each. Researchers from Royal Melbourne University teamed with a local design school and ...

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2018-10-05

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The volunteers played

The volunteers played "Tetris" with the power of thoughts

In 2017, the founder of Tesla and SpaceX Elon Musk got the idea to create an interface to directly exchange information between human brain and computer. For this he is , but there is a great probability that in the embodiment of ...

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2018-10-04

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Found a way to transmit thoughts from one person to another

Found a way to transmit thoughts from one person to another

Send a brain signal from one person to another has long been described in various works of fiction and, as often happens, technology was quite feasible. Because for a long time already invented sensors for recording brain activity...

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2018-10-01

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The death of brain cells will stop... spider venom

The death of brain cells will stop... spider venom

the basis of some neurodegenerative diseases of the Central nervous system are disorders of the activity of receptors in the brain and if these changes will correct the work and to overcome related diseases. That is what, accordin...

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2018-09-21

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Which part of our brain responsible for inventing stories?

Which part of our brain responsible for inventing stories?

Despite the relatively good information about the work of the Central nervous system and availability of knowledge about many physiological processes, the data about how and where exactly is the formation of certain functions are ...

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2018-09-17

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In the brain detected centers responsible for getting rid of memories

In the brain detected centers responsible for getting rid of memories

a Large number of studies aimed at studying the processes of memory and remembering. And, in General, they have been studied quite well. But how is the process of "physiological" forgetting (that is, not associated with a neurodeg...

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2018-09-10

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A new type of neurons in the brain

A new type of neurons in the brain

the brain is one of the most mysterious of human organs. And not so long ago he once again managed to surprise the researchers because a group of biologists from Hungary and the United States in the framework of the joint research...

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2018-08-28

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A detailed map of the brain synapses lifted the veil on the mystery of thinking

A detailed map of the brain synapses lifted the veil on the mystery of thinking

Imagine a map with each star in the galaxy. Map so detailed that it listed looks like every star is, what it consists of, what other star is associated with great physical laws of the cosmos. Although we do not yet have such an as...

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2018-08-20

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