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Down to the Synapse: Connecting Brain Circuits to Behavior

By flipping a single synaptic connection in a neural circuit, the researchers caused male worms to behave like females in response to a...

Avocado - a fruit abundant with beta-sitosterol. Photo credit: Shutterstock

Mice receiving the plant-derived substance were less anxious than the controls

Inhibitory mouse neurons – viewed under a microscope

A study of lab-grown neurons reveals a new regulatory mechanism for keeping the On-Off switches in our brain in balance