Items Tagged ‘BRAIN Initiative’

Senior moment? UCLA study could help brain recapture memory connections

June 3, 2016

Senior moment? UCLA study could help brain recapture memory connections

By Elaine Schmidt Elaine Schmidt

It’s no secret that our memory worsens as we grow older. Now a new UCLA study conducted in mice reveals how aging weakens the brain’s ability to link related memories over time. Published May 23 in Nature, the findings also suggest a possible intervention for people suffering from age-related memory problems: The researchers devised a way […]

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Tags: BRAIN Initiative, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA, memories, memory, memory studies, neuroscientists