Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience
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Some brain basis of cognitive and behavioural functions
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Optogenetics: New Technology to Manipulate Memories

Optogenetics: New Technology to Manipulate Memories | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Optogenetics is a new technology that is being used to manipulate memories in rats. Neuroscientists have been very interested in studying how and where memories are created and placed since the beg...
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Optogenetics illuminates pathways of motivation through brain

Optogenetics illuminates pathways of motivation through brain | Cognitive Psychology. Cognitive and behavioural Neuroscience | Scoop.it
Bioengineers have isolated the neurons that carry split-second decisions to act from the higher brain to the brain stem. In doing so, they have provided insight into the causes of severe brain disorders such as depression.
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