neuroscience

Robotic Microscope OSACaBeN

A joint research team of Osaka University and Tohoku University both in Japan develop the robotic microscope OSACaBeN that tracks an animal and measures the brain in real time. **** Image: Nematode (from Osaka University Homepage) A small …

Can memories be consolidated without necessity of sleep?

Relationship between Consolidation of Memories and Sleep **** A research group found that if the cerebral neocortex is reactivated, memories can be improved without necessity of sleep. Sign of RIKEN REM Sleep and Non-REM Sleep There are tw…