Category: Brain

What Is A Train Of Action Potentials?

The action potential train, or “spike train” is a widely used concept in neuroscience. A train or chain of action potentials ( spike train in English) is a sequence of temporal records in which a neuron fires electrical signals or nerve impulses. This particular form of communication between neurons is the object of interest and

Ohtahara Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

This is one of the earliest epilepsy diseases, since it appears in newborns. During childhood, especially after birth or during the gestation period, it is relatively common for neurological diseases to manifest as the result of genetic imbalances or alterations during this delicate phase of life. This is what happens, for example, with an epileptic-type

Intelligence Is Inherited From The Mother, Reveals Science

Genetics and intelligence: what are the main predictors of intellectual capacity? The intelligence is one of the most recurrent themes in Psychology and Mind . In addition to having a  whole section dedicated to various monographs, research and theories on intelligence, today we echo a particularly interesting topic. Intelligence: is it inherited … from the

Praise: When Language And Thought Stop Flowing

This symptom appears in disorders such as schizophrenia, and is linked to impoverished language. Thinking and building a more or less elaborate speech may seem simple, since it is something that is done continuously. However, it is a complex and time-consuming process that involves a lot of mental threading and intermediate steps. A large majority