Category: Neuroscience

What Is Serotonin? What Does Serotonin Do? 0

What Is Serotonin? What Does Serotonin Do?

Serotonin, also known as 5-hydroxytryptamine is a hormone in the pineal gland, the digestive tract, the central nervous system, and blood platelets. A hormone is a substance our body produces that regulates and controls...

Studies Discover New Estrogen Activity In The Brain 0

Studies Discover New Estrogen Activity In The Brain

Research by University of Massachusetts Amherst neuroscientist Luke Remage-Healey and colleagues has for the first time provided direct evidence that estrogens are produced in the brain’s nerve cell terminals on demand, very quickly and...

Important Role For The Cerebellum 0

Important Role For The Cerebellum

Hereditary diseases such as epilepsy or various coordination disorders may be caused by changes in nerve cells of the cerebellum, which do not set in until after birth. This is reported by Bochum’s neuroscientists...

Neuroscience (Online) John H. Byrne. 0

Neuroscience (Online) John H. Byrne.

This online, interactive courseware for the study of neuroscience is provided by the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. The project is being developed under the...