Thursday 18 December, 2014

Ear implant may help regrow auditory nerves: Study

Electrical pulses delivered from cochlear implants, which have been commercially available since the 1970s, can be used to regrow auditory nerves in people with severe hearing loss Continue reading “Ear implant may help regrow auditory nerves: Study” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Vision moves to upper half first: Study

Know where people concentrate their attention at first glance Continue reading “Vision moves to upper half first: Study” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Why Neanderthals never had brain disorders

In a significant discovery, scientists have found why modern humans develop brain disorders like autism or schizophrenia but our ancestor Neanderthals did not Continue reading “Why Neanderthals never had More...

By BioNews On Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Revealed: What distracts your brain while driving

At a time when technology-driven, fast-paced life has left many of us suffering with distraction-related attentional deficits Continue reading “Revealed: What distracts your brain while driving” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, April 18th, 2014

Interest in a task reduces burnout

Maintaining an interest in the goals you pursue can improve your work and reduce burnout Continue reading “Interest in a task reduces burnout” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 17th, 2014

New insights on how brain develops memories

In a key study that may give insights into disorders such as schizophrenia and depression, scientists have studied our ability to store memories in brain during childhood Continue reading “New insights on More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

How brain creates signposts and remember them too

Placing a pin in the google map to mark a place is one thing and creating signposts in the brain is quite another. But scientists have now discovered that our brain may just do something similar as the place cells More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Sperm may deliver stress too!

Your dad did not just pass his qualities via genes in you. He may have actually passed some stress too Continue reading “Sperm may deliver stress too!” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

After diabetes, Google Glass sets eyes on Parkinson’s

After unveiling a smart contact lens that monitors glucose levels in tears in January, Google is now working on to support people with Parkinson’s disease Continue reading “After diabetes, Google Glass More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 7th, 2014

Decoded: Skin cells that sense touch

In a ground-breaking research, scientists have resolved the age-old mystery of touch – how cells just beneath the skin surface enable us to feel fine details and textures Continue reading “Decoded: More...