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Systems Neurobiology

Articles on Systems Neurobiology, a sub-discipline which studies the neural circuit function, particularly in awake, behaving intact organisms. Some major topics include color vision, audition, pain, olfaction, taste, sleep, arousal, etc.

Systems Neurobiology Articles

Sniffing at what the nose knows
UM researcher finds mice may swap data via smell

Date: 5 Sep 2007, Rating: 5.00

Serotonin, Acting In A Specific Brain Region, Promotes Sleep In Fruit Flies
Researchers have found that the neurotransmitter serotonin, known to affect many behaviors, also appears to promote lasting, quality sleep in an animal model for understanding how sleep is regulated

Date: 5 Sep 2007, Rating: not rated

Nicotine exposure during development leads to hearing problems
Scientists know that children of women who smoke during pregnancy can develop hearing-related cognitive deficits.

Date: 5 Sep 2007, Rating: not rated

Trying to control pain can be a double-edged sword, say scientists
Scientists have shown for the first time why a feeling of control helps us reduce pain.

Date: 9 Nov 2006, Rating: 8.00

The brain decade in debate: VII. Neurobiology of sleep and dreams
This article is a transcription of an electronic symposium held on February 5, 2001 by the Brazilian Society of Neuroscience and Behavior

Date: 6 Sep 2007, Rating: not rated, 3 pages