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Complexin…not so inconsequential anymore

Researchers at MIT’s Picower Institute for Learning and Memory may have found the key to controlling how the brain is wired while studying the bursts of activity that occur after communication between neurons. First, I will give an overview of neural communication. Neural cells communicate with each other at a synapse, which is the point…

I’ll give this a shot…

I am currently taking the neurobiology course offered by Dr. Myers, and being as this is my first blog entry on his site, I will give a little introduction about my interest in neurobiology and why I am taking this class. To begin, I will say that I really do not know much about neurobiology.…