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Lots of recent neuronews out of Boston so we’ve put together a Boston Neuroscience Twitter list. Local players with a few national Tweeps of interest.
MIT’s Picower Institute for Learning and Memory is prepares for its upcoming conference on “New Insights on Early Life Stress and Mental Health” and two neuroscience imaging papers of note came out of Boston this week.
One used the much invoked map metaphor to talk about a study out that looked at “relationships of adjacency and crossing between cerebral fiber pathways.” Using a technology developed at Mass General Hospital called diffusion magnetic resonance imaging, the researchers were able to identify a grid-like pattern.