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Chemobrain: ¿Existe un deterioro cognitivo en supervivientes de cáncer?

Chemo brain: Do cancer survivors have cognitive impairment?


Before answering this question, it is useful to put it into context. First, epidemiologists have observed a general increase in cancer survival in recent years, even for tumors with worse prognosis. However, there is a…

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Brainbow: How to Colorize a Brain


By Dr. Pablo Barrecheguren In 1906, the Nobel Prize in Medicine was shared between Camilo Golgi and Santiago Ramón y Cajal. Golgi was largely awarded for creating a type of staining that marked neurons and…

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¿Qué es la magnetorecepción?

What is magnetoreception?


By Dr. Pablo Barrecheguren (@pjbarrecheguren) The area of perception is one of the most diverse fields of neuroscience due to the large number of senses that exist in the animal kingdom. Apart from the five…

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Organoides: la nueva técnica para fabricar un cerebro

Organoids: the new technique to create a brain


By Dr. Pablo Barrecheguren (@pjbarrecheguren) One of the biggest obstacles facing neuroscience is the difficulty of obtaining in vivo information from a human brain. Certainly there are techniques, such as functional magnetic resonance or intracranial…

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Relación Cerebro y Conducta ¿Somos nuestro Cerebro?

Brain-behavior relationship: are we our brains?


The relationship between brain and behavior seems to be the successor of the famous Cartesian mind-body dualism, where the brain is the physical or biological component and behavior the mental or psychological aspect. Despite its…

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Autismo y cerebro

Autism and the Brain


Autism is a developmental neurobiological disorder that manifests itself during the first three or four years of life and lasts throughout a person’s lifetime. Although each autistic syndrome is different in its symptomatology, this disorder…

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Cerebro y fobias

Phobias and the brain


A phobia is an intense fear that appears immediately when faced with a specific object or situation. Most common phobias include fear of certain animals or insects, flying, heights, injections or blood. However, phobic situations…

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El deporte es el mejor aliado de nuestro cerebro

Exercise is our brain’s best ally


Physical activity and mental health It is known that exercising regularly has multiple beneficial effects for our bodies.Specifically, physical activity improveshealth and is fundamental to preventing disease. The physicalbenefits of exerciseare well known: maintaining a…

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