Mapping the musical mind

Journal Reference: Kuniyoshi L Sakai, Yoshiaki Oshiba, Reiya Horisawa, Takeaki Miyamae, Ryugo Hayano. Music-Experience-Related and Musical-Error-Dependent Activations in the Brain. Cerebral Cortex, 2021; DOI: 10.1093/cercor/bhab478 Professor Kuniyoshi L. Sakai from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Tokyo is a keen musician, as are many of his colleagues. Although Sakai has … Read more

Durant the arm, Harden the mind: perfect Brooklyn in Chicago

Durant the arm Harden the mind perfect Brooklyn in Chicago

The Nets at the United Center take the best win of their season, driven by the points of KD and the assists of Barba. Bulls overwhelmed in the second half. Coach Donovan: “We have to learn from games like this” Finally the real Brooklyn. Irresistible, exceptional in attack with Steve Nash’s Big Three dragging his … Read more

‘Unexciting’ an anxious mind: Novel drug reduces anxiety-like behavior in mice

Journal Reference: Daisuke Yamada, Junpei Takahashi, Keita Iio, Hiroshi Nagase, Akiyoshi Saitoh. Modulation of glutamatergic synaptic transmission and neuronal excitability in the prelimbic medial prefrontal cortex via delta-opioid receptors in mice. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications, 2021; 560: 192 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2021.05.002 For a group of Japanese researchers from Tokyo University of Science and University of … Read more

How to make up your mind when the glass seems half empty?

Journal Reference: Satoko Amemori, Ann M. Graybiel, Ken-ichi Amemori. Causal Evidence for Induction of Pessimistic Decision-Making in Primates by the Network of Frontal Cortex and Striosomes. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2021; 15 DOI: 10.3389/fnins.2021.649167 In previous research, negative mental states have been shown to upset this balance between payoff and hardship toward more ‘pessimistic’ decision making … Read more

Captain’s statement: Floorball is a completely different sport now. Why does he mind the behavior of the Swedes? –

Captains statement Floorball is a completely different sport now Why

Helsinki (from our newsletter) – He made his debut in 2012 at the unique championship in Switzerland. It is an exaggeration to say that the Czech team at the time silenced the authors of the claim that floorball is a sport of four countries, when it burned down completely and finished seventh. Since then, however, … Read more

ALS therapy should target mind, not just spine

Journal Reference: Barış Genç, Javier H. Jara, Santana S. Sanchez, Amiko K. B. Lagrimas, Öge Gözütok, Nuran Koçak, Yongling Zhu, P. Hande Özdinler. Upper motor neurons are a target for gene therapy and UCHL1 is necessary and sufficient to improve cellular integrity of diseased upper motor neurons. Gene Therapy, 2021; DOI: 10.1038/s41434-021-00303-4 A new Northwestern … Read more

Allegri: “Total serenity, society gives us peace of mind. You can’t beat Genoa with “

Allegri Total serenity society gives us peace of mind You

The Juventus coach: “We just have to think about going back to winning at home, where we have already lost three games. Kulusevski and Pellegrini should play, Locatelli is up for now, De Sciglio and McKennie are back next week “ The danger is around the corner, because Juventus will face Genoa tomorrow and the … Read more