Our latest: Exercise prevents IFN-α-induced mood and cognitive dysfunction and increases BDNF expression in the rat

Exercise prevents IFN-α-induced mood and cognitive dysfunction and increases BDNF expression in the rat Charlotte K. Callaghan , Jennifer Rouine, Shane M. O’Mara Highlights Treadmill running prevented IFN-α-induced anxiety- and depressive-like behavior in the open field test and forced swim test. Treadmill running prevented IFN-α-induced impairment in spatial memory in the object exploration task compared. Treadmill… Read More

Our latest paper (OA): The claustrum – Considerations regarding its anatomy, functions and a programme for research

The claustrum: Considerations regarding its anatomy, functions and a programme for research [OPEN ACCESS – DOWNLOAD] Christopher M. Dillingham, Maciej M. Jankowski, Ruchi Chandra, Bethany E. Frost and Shane M. O’Mara Abstract The claustrum is a highly conserved but enigmatic structure, with connections to the entire cortical mantle, as well as to an extended and… Read More