brain science


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Noun1.brain science - the branch of neuroscience concerned with the brainbrain science - the branch of neuroscience concerned with the brain
neuroscience - the scientific study of the nervous system
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3 million grant was awarded by the National Institutes of Health to an interdisciplinary team from Georgia Tech, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Allen Institute for Brain Science.
My Brain Made Me Do It: The Rise of Neuroscience and the Threat to Moral Responsibility draws important connections between brain science and issues of responsibility and morality, examining how the brain affects the exercise of will, how Parkinson's and other diseases reveal keys about controlling our actions, and how the evolution of brain chemistry has affected choices and actions overall.
THE BRAIN THAT CHANGES ITSELF: STORIES OF PERSONAL TRIUMPH FROM THE FRONTIERS OF BRAIN SCIENCE gathers together case histories of people whose conditions had been dismissed as hopeless--including that of a woman born with half a brain which rewired itself to work as a whole.
This book is about an important discovery in brain science as well as the nature of genius and creativity.
Based on brain science discoveries in visual and syntactic processing, Live Ink helps readers' eyes float down the screen, absorbing sentences that have been computer-formatted to improve the brain's ability to extract meaning and build comprehension.
This was the third year I had attended the annual meeting to promote the work in brain science being conducted at RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Saitama, north of Tokyo.
Recent discoveries in brain science and psychiatric drugs have led many to question the value of old-fashioned ``talk therapy.
SEATTLE -- Scientists at the Allen Institute for Brain Science reported in the latest issue of the journal Nature that human brains share a consistent genetic blueprint and possess enormous biochemical complexity.
As the author of the new book Well Designed Life: 10 Lessons in Brain Science & Design Thinking for a Mindful, Healthy, and Purposeful Life, she can outline the steps to take to design your home to prevent holiday weight gain.
Working with just two whole male brains and a single hemisphere from a third, the team led by Michael Hawrylycz of the Allen Institute for Brain Science in Seattle used around 900 precise subdivisions and 60,000 gene expression probes to create the atlas.
Science and spirituality blend in a satisfying discussion linking brain science to religious belief.
Now in a newly expanded and updated second edition covering well more than two decades of brain science, "Introduction to Neuropsychology" is a must for any college library reference or psychology collection.