Understanding the role of cerebrovascular health in cognitive aging: a multi-modal noninvasive human neuroimaging approach (2016-09-30)The brain’s vasculature undergoes age-related physiological and anatomical changes similarly to the rest of the cardiovascular system. However, the health of the cerebrovasculature may be related to cognitive ability. Thus, ...
(2016-08-08)Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a highly heritable neurodevelopmental disorder which manifests as deficits in impulse control, excessive activity in home or school settings, and an inability to focus ...
(2016-11-21)Recent data suggest that there may be distinct processing streams emanating from auditory cortical layer 5 and layer 6 that influence the auditory midbrain. To examine the functional properties of neurons in these two ...
(2016-12-01)Myoelectric upper limb prostheses are limited in their ability to provide sensory feedback to a user. The lack of sensory feedback forces prosthesis users to rely on visual feedback alone in manipulating objects, and often ...
Modulation and modeling of anticipatory postural adjustments for gait initiation in persons with Parkinson's disease (2016-07-15)Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a movement disorder traditionally thought to be caused by the degeneration of striatal dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra. One of the most devastating symptoms of PD that can decrease ...