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  1. The Neuroscience of Handwriting

    Applications for Forensic Document Examination

    By Michael P. Caligiuri, Linton A. Mohammed

    Series: International Forensic Science and Investigation

    The Daubert trilogy of U.S. Supreme Court cases has established that scientific expert testimony must be based on science grounded in empirical research. As such, greater scrutiny is being placed on questioned document examination generally, and handwriting comparison in particular. Bridging the...

    Published February 22nd 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Time Series Modeling of Neuroscience Data

    By Tohru Ozaki

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Recent advances in brain science measurement technology have given researchers access to very large-scale time series data such as EEG/MEG data (20 to 100 dimensional) and fMRI (140,000 dimensional) data. To analyze such massive data, efficient computational and statistical methods are required....

    Published January 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Stereotaxic and Chemoarchitectural Atlas of the Brain of the Common Marmoset (Callithrix jacchus)

    By Craig D. Hardman, Ken W. S. Ashwell

    Developing better therapies for neurological conditions such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases remains an enduring problem for 21st century medicine. The testing of novel therapies will continue to require a robust experimental animal model. The marmoset is an ideal animal model for modern...

    Published January 24th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Dopamine – Glutamate Interactions in the Basal Ganglia

    Edited by Susan Jones

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    The basal ganglia are involved in complex brain functions, from voluntary movement control to learning and reward processing, and they are implicated in numerous neurological and psychiatric disorders. Information from the cerebral cortex and thalamus is conveyed to basal ganglia nuclei via...

    Published December 14th 2011 by CRC Press

  5. Astrocytes

    Wiring the Brain

    Edited by Eliana Scemes, David C. Spray

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    Astrocytes play diverse roles in central nervous system (CNS) function and dysfunction, and the connections that the astrocyte makes with other cells of the brain are essential for a variety of important neural tasks. Bringing together contributions from international experts at the top of their...

    Published November 28th 2011 by CRC Press

  6. Augmenting Cognition

    By Idan Segev, Henry Markram

    The Human brain is only 100,000 years old. Yet, this newly evolved organ endows us with unique creative capabilities beyond all other living creatures, including the gift to understand itself. As our very survival and success in life depends on utilizing our brain’s power, intense efforts have...

    Published November 21st 2011 by EPFL Press

  7. The Student's Guide to Social Neuroscience

    By Jamie Ward

    Shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award 2013! Social neuroscience is an expanding field which, by investigating the neural mechanisms that inform our behavior, explains our ability to recognize, understand, and interact with others. Concepts such as trust, revenge, empathy,...

    Published October 14th 2011 by Psychology Press

  8. Diet, Brain, Behavior

    Practical Implications

    Edited by Robin B. Kanarek, Harris R. Lieberman

    As the field of nutritional neuroscience has grown, both the scientific community and the general population have expressed a heightened interest in the effect of nutrients on behavior. Diet, Brain, Behavior: Practical Implications presents the work of a diverse group of scientists who collectively...

    Published October 6th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Concussive Brain Trauma

    Neurobehavioral Impairment & Maladaptation, Second Edition

    By Rolland S. Parker

    Focusing on a public health problem affecting millions of people of all ages, the second edition of Concussive Brain Trauma: Neurobehavioral Impairment and Maladaptation reflects Dr. Rolland S. Parker's more than 25 years of neuropsychological practice and research in traumatic brain injury and...

    Published September 20th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Neurobiology of Depression

    Edited by Francisco Lopez-Munoz, Cecilio Alamo

    Series: Frontiers in Neuroscience

    Major depressive disorders have recently been associated with impairments in signaling pathways that regulate neuroplasticity and cell survival. Agents designed to directly target molecules in these pathways hold promise as new therapeutics for depression. With the collaboration of the most...

    Published September 9th 2011 by CRC Press