Looking deeper into brain function

Millions of neuroimages have been acquired in more than 20,000 published activation studies with fMRI and PET imaging. Credit: Copyright: Forschungszentrum Jülich Millions of neuroimages have been acquired in more than 20,000 published activation studies with fMRI and PET imaging. Credit: Copyright: Forschungszentrum Jülich Close To uncover connections between brain regions and specific cognitive functions, […]

Younger aged children with symptoms of ADHD have reduced brain size

Children as young as four years old with symptoms of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) showed reduced brain volumes in regions essential for behavioral control, according to a study published today in the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. The study, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), represents the first comprehensive examination of cortical brain […]