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  1. The postsynaptic density is an elaborate protein network beneath the postsynaptic membrane involved in the molecular processes underlying learning and memory. The postsynaptic density is built up from the same...

    Authors: Marcell Miski, Áron Weber, Krisztina Fekete-Molnár, Bence Márk Keömley-Horváth, Attila Csikász-Nagy and Zoltán Gáspári
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:32
  2. Most vocal learning species exhibit an early critical period during which their vocal control neural circuitry facilitates the acquisition of new vocalizations. Some taxa, most notably humans and parrots, reta...

    Authors: Bushra Moussaoui, Kennedy Ulmer, Marcelo Araya-Salas and Timothy F. Wright
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:31
  3. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD) are the two most common neurodegenerative dementias, presenting with similar clinical features that challenge accurate diagnosis. Despite extensive re...

    Authors: Shijing Wu, Ping Zhan, Guojing Wang, Xiaohua Yu, Hongyun Liu and Weidong Wang
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:30
  4. Astrocytes are the most abundant cell type of the central nervous system and are fundamentally involved in homeostasis, neuroprotection, and synaptic plasticity. This regulatory function of astrocytes on their...

    Authors: Daniel Navin Olschewski, Nilufar Nazarzadeh, Felix Lange, Anna Maria Koenig, Christina Kulka, Jella-Andrea Abraham, Stefan Johannes Blaschke, Rudolf Merkel, Bernd Hoffmann, Gereon Rudolf Fink, Michael Schroeter, Maria Adele Rueger and Sabine Ulrike Vay
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:29
  5. Diabetes raises the risk of dementia, mortality, and cognitive decline in the elderly, potentially because of hereditary variables such as APOE. In this study, we aim to evaluate Diabetes mellitus and the risk...

    Authors: Ava Rashtchian, Mohammad Hossein Etemadi, Elham Asadi, Sara Binaei, Mina Abbasi, Maedeh Bayani, Erfan Izadi, Sayedeh-Fatemeh Sadat-Madani, Mahdyieh Naziri, Sahar khoshravesh, Mahsa shirani, Mahsa Asadi Anar and Niloofar Deravi
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:28
  6. The challenge of treating Glioblastoma (GBM) tumors is due to various mechanisms that make the tumor resistant to radiation therapy. One of these mechanisms is hypoxia, and therefore, determining the level of ...

    Authors: Mohammad Amin Shahram, Hosein Azimian, Bita Abbasi, Zohreh Ganji, Zahra Khandan Khadem-Reza, Elham Khakshour and Hoda Zare
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:26
  7. Incontinentia pigmenti (IP) is a rare neuroectodermal dysplasia caused by a defect in the IKBKG gene. The pathogenesis of central nervous system injury is believed to be related to microvascular ischemia. Current...

    Authors: Li Yin, Zhengyuan Li, Wenjuan Zhan, Yuanjie Kang, Qian Tian, Dan Li and Huifang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:25
  8. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a devastating neurodegenerative disorder affecting 44 million people worldwide, leading to cognitive decline, memory loss, and significant impairment in daily functioning. The recen...

    Authors: Che Yu Lee, Dylan Riffle, Yifeng Xiong, Nadia Momtaz, Yutong Lei, Joseph M. Pariser, Diptanshu Sikdar, Ahyeon Hwang, Ziheng Duan and Jing Zhang
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:24
  9. The habenula is a major regulator of serotonergic neurons in the dorsal raphe, and thus of brain state. The functional connectivity between these regions is incompletely characterized. Here, we use the ability...

    Authors: Ruey-Kuang Cheng, N. Suhas Jagannathan, Ahmad Ismat Kathrada, Suresh Jesuthasan and Lisa Tucker-Kellogg
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25(Suppl 1):22

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 25 Supplement 1

  10. The optimum time to mobilise (standing, walking) following spinal cord injury (SCI) is unknown but may have implications for patient outcomes. There are no high-quality experimental studies that examine this i...

    Authors: Natalie Gray, Junaid Shaikh, Alison Cowley, Vicky Goosey-Tolfrey, Pip Logan, Nasir Quraishi and Vicky Booth
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:20
  11. Since antiquity human taste has been divided into 4–5 taste qualities. We realized in the early 1970s that taste qualities vary between species and that the sense of taste in species closer to humans such as p...

    Authors: Göran Hellekant
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:19
  12. Sensory processing in the auditory brainstem can be studied with auditory brainstem responses (ABRs) across species. There is, however, a limited understanding of ABRs as tools to assess the effect of pharmac...

    Authors: Samuel Marashli, Philipp Janz and Roger L Redondo
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:18
  13. Myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein-associated disorders (MOGAD) is an autoimmune central nervous system disease. Antigen-specific immune tolerance using nanoparticles such as Polylactic-co-glycolic acid (PLGA...

    Authors: Amy E. Wright, Shuhei Nishiyama, Patrick Han, Philip Kong and Michael Levy
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:16
  14. The mechanical tactile stimulation, such as plastic pins and airflow-driven membrane, induces cortical activity. The cortical activity depends on the mechanical tactile stimulation pattern. Therefore, the stim...

    Authors: Yuki Maruyama, Sho Kojima and Hideaki Onishi
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:15
  15. Electroencephalogram (EEG) microstate analysis entails finding dynamics of quasi-stable and generally recurrent discrete states in multichannel EEG time series data and relating properties of the estimated sta...

    Authors: Saiful Islam, Pitambar Khanra, Johan Nakuci, Sarah F. Muldoon, Takamitsu Watanabe and Naoki Masuda
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:14
  16. The objectives of the present study was to investigate the effects of resistance training (RT) on serum levels of controlling blood-brain barrier (BBB) permeability indices and cognitive performance in MS wome...

    Authors: Nasrin Niazi Nezhad, Abdolhossein Parnow, Kianoosh Khamoushian, Rasoul Eslami and Julien S Baker
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:13
  17. Mutations in the gene DISC1 are associated with increased risk for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and major depression. The study of mutated DISC1 represents a well-known and comprehensively characterized approa...

    Authors: Johanna Heider, Aaron Stahl, Denise Sperlich, Sophia-Marie Hartmann, Sabrina Vogel, Ricarda Breitmeyer, Markus Templin and Hansjürgen Volkmer
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:12
  18. Parkinson disease (PD) is the fastest growing neurodegenerative disease. The molecular pathology of PD in the prodromal phase is poorly understood; as such, there are no specific prognostic or diagnostic tests...

    Authors: Sarah A. Lechner, David G. S. Barnett, Stephen C. Gammie and Cynthia A. Kelm-Nelson
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:11
  19. TBI is a leading cause of death and disability in young people and older adults worldwide. There is no gold standard treatment for TBI besides surgical interventions and symptomatic relief. Post-injury infecti...

    Authors: Katharina Ritter, Pawit Somnuke, Lingjiao Hu, Eva-Verena Griemert and Michael K.E. Schäfer
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:10
  20. A pseudotyped modified rabies virus lacking the rabies glycoprotein (G-protein), which is crucial for transsynaptic spread, can be used for monosynaptic retrograde tracing. By coupling the pseudotyped virus wi...

    Authors: Anna Velica and Klas Kullander
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:9
  21. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide, and destruction of the cerebrovascular system is a major factor in the cascade of secondary injuries caused by TBI. ...

    Authors: Huiling Yi, Shuo Wu, Xiaohan Wang, Lanxiang Liu, Wenzhu Wang, Yan Yu, Zihan Li, Yinglan Jin, Jian Liu, Tao Zheng and Dan Du
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:8
  22. Microdosing psychedelics is a phenomenon with claimed cognitive benefits that are relatively untested clinically. Pre-clinically, psychedelics have demonstrated enhancing effects on neuroplasticity, which cann...

    Authors: Robin J. Murphy, Kate Godfrey, Alexander D. Shaw, Suresh Muthukumaraswamy and Rachael L. Sumner
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:7
  23. The cochlear sympathetic system plays a key role in auditory function and susceptibility to noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). The formation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) is a well-documented process in NIH...

    Authors: Chaoyong Tian, Yang Yang, Renfeng Wang, Yao Li, Fei Sun, Jun Chen and Dingjun Zha
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:5
  24. Stroke is one of the neurological manifestations of COVID-19, leading to a significant risk of morbidity and mortality. Clinical manifestations and laboratory parameters were investigated to determine mortalit...

    Authors: Abdul Gofir, Irawan Satriotomo, Yossy Catarina Budi Nur Syamsah, Mawaddah Ar Rochmah, Tommy Rachmat Setyawan, Adika Mianoki, Raymond Aris Nimrod Alvonsius Silalahi and Dhite Bayu Nugroho
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:4
  25. Chronic postsurgical pain (CPP) markedly impairs patients’ quality of life. Research has shown that chronic stress may extend incisional nociception in male mice. Dopaminergic (DAergic) neurons in the ventral ...

    Authors: Weizhen Liu, Wang Wang, Ziliang Wang and Ying Xing
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:3
  26. Graph representational learning can detect topological patterns by leveraging both the network structure as well as nodal features. The basis of our exploration involves the application of graph neural network...

    Authors: Gayathri Sunil, Smruthi Gowtham, Anurita Bose, Samhitha Harish and Gowri Srinivasa
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:2
  27. Obesity rates in the U.S. continue to increase, with nearly 50% of the population being either obese or morbidly obese. Obesity, along with female sex, are leading risk factors for sporadic Alzheimer’s Disease...

    Authors: Sadie B. Baer, Adrianah D. Dorn and Danielle M. Osborne
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2024 25:1
  28. According to recent research, selective neuronal vulnerability in Parkinson’s disease (PD) results from several phenotypic traits, including calcium-dependent, feed-forward control of mitochondrial respiration...

    Authors: Margarita Danielyan, Kristina Nebogova, Ruzan Simonyan, Anichka Hovsepyan, Zubeida Avetisyan, Karen Simonyan, Gegham Simonyan, Vahagn Khachatryan and Kristine Karapetyan
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:69
  29. It has been suggested that exercise training and postbiotic supplement could decelerate the progress of functional and biochemical deterioration in double transgenic mice overexpresses mutated forms of the gen...

    Authors: Attila Kolonics, Zoltán Bori, Ferenc Torma, Dora Abraham, János Fehér and Zsolt Radak
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:68
  30. The behavioral photosensitivity of animals could be quantified via the optomotor response (OMR), for example, and the luminous efficiency function (the range of visible light) should largely rely on the repert...

    Authors: Kiyono Mizoguchi, Mayu Sato, Rina Saito, Mayu Koshikuni, Mana Sakakibara, Ran Manabe, Yumi Harada, Tamaki Uchikawa, Satoshi Ansai, Yasuhiro Kamei, Kiyoshi Naruse and Shoji Fukamachi
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:67
  31. The prevalence and pathophysiological mechanisms of cognitive deficits (CD) Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) are very heterogeneous and poorly understood. We characterized CD in...

    Authors: Daniela Cabral de Sousa, Emmanuelle Silva Tavares Sobreira, Werbety Lucas Queiroz Feitosa, Ticiana Maria Pinto Moreira Aires, Leticia Pastuszka Paz Araújo, Andressa Laura Castro Silva, Caroline Brandão Joventino, Nathalia Maria Tomaz Silveira, Adriano José Maia Chaves-Filho, Danielle Silveira Macêdo and Pedro Braga-Neto
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:66
  32. In this narrative review, we examine biological processes linking psychological stress and cognition, with a focus on how psychological stress can activate multiple neurobiological mechanisms that drive cognit...

    Authors: Iryna S. Palamarchuk, George M. Slavich, Tracy Vaillancourt and Tarek K. Rajji
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:65
  33. Decreased eosinophil level is associated with poor outcomes after mechanical thrombectomy in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS), but the underlying mechanism of this association is elusive. We aimed to ...

    Authors: Shuhong Yu, Xiaocui Wang, Hao Huang, Yi Luo and Zhiliang Guo
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:64
  34. Ischemic stroke is a serious disease leading to significant disability in humans worldwide. Increasing evidence suggests that some microRNAs (miRNAs) participate in the pathophysiology of ischemic stroke. A ke...

    Authors: Sisi Li, Xiangxin Xing, Xuyun Hua, Yuwen Zhang, Jiajia Wu, Chunlei Shan, Mouxiong Zheng, He Wang and Jianguang Xu
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:63
  35. Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a known endocrine disorder that has affected many women of childbearing age, and is accompanied by various neurodegenerative conditions. Hence, this study investigates the...

    Authors: Oony-Iye Eepho, Al-Amin M. Bashir, Adesola A. Oniyide, Ayodeji Aturamu, Olutunmise V. Owolabi, Isaac O. Ajadi, Adedamola A. Fafure, Mary B. Ajadi, Stephanie E. Areloegbe and Kehinde S. Olaniyi
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:62
  36. Sahaja Yoga Meditation draws on many religious traditions and uses a variety of techniques including Christian prayer to reach a state known as thoughtless awareness, or mental silence. While there are many st...

    Authors: Oscar Perez-Diaz, Alfonso Barrós-Loscertales, Uffe Schjoedt, José L. González-Mora, Katya Rubia, José Suero and Sergio Elías Hernández
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:61
  37. Female sex is a known risk factor of brain disorders with raised intracranial pressure (ICP) and sex hormones have been suggested to alter cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) dynamics, thus impairing ICP regulation in C...

    Authors: Ida Marchen Egerod Israelsen, Christina Kamp-Jensen, Connar Stanley James Westgate, Bjarne Styrishave, Rigmor H. Jensen and Sajedeh Eftekhari
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:60
  38. Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) is a mosquito-borne flavivirus that has no specific treatment except for supportive medical care. JEV is a neurotropic virus that affects the nervous system and triggers infla...

    Authors: Ji-Hong Moon, Jeong-Min Hong, Jae-Won Seol, Byung-Yong Park, Seong Kug Eo and Sang-Youel Park
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:59
  39. Tic disorder is a neuropsychiatric condition that affects 3% of all children and can have a significant impact on their quality of life. Cytokines, interferons, interleukins, lymphokines, and tumor necrosis fa...

    Authors: SuHyuk Chi, Young Eun Mok, June Kang, Jeong-An Gim, Changsu Han and Moon-Soo Lee
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:57
  40. Imaging of in vitro neuronal differentiation and measurements of cell morphologies have led to novel insights into neuronal development. Live-cell imaging techniques and large datasets of images have increased...

    Authors: Hallvard Austin Wæhler, Nils-Anders Labba, Ragnhild Elisabeth Paulsen, Geir Kjetil Sandve and Ragnhild Eskeland
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:56
  41. High-quality evidence is still required to affirm the efficacy of mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) in craving reduction. MBIs may be particularly appropriate for this purpose given the neurobiological me...

    Authors: Anastasia Demina, Benjamin Petit, Vincent Meille and Benoit Trojak
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:55
  42. Diagnosis and prognostication of severe traumatic brain injury (sTBI) continue to be problematic despite years of research efforts. There are currently no clinically reliable biomarkers, though advances in pro...

    Authors: Riley Page Fedoruk, Chel Hee Lee, Mohammad Mehdi Banoei and Brent W. Winston
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:54
  43. Increasingly, non-pharmacological interventions are being identified and applied to post-stroke dysphagia. Nevertheless, there is insufficient evidence to assess which type of interventions are more effective....

    Authors: Hao Zhu, Xinyuan Deng, Guorui Luan, Yu Zhang and Yichen Wu
    Citation: BMC Neuroscience 2023 24:53

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