Cognitive neuroscience

Pandemic worriers shown to have impaired general cognitive abilities

Published: 1Dec2021

The impairments observed may explain poor decisions about COVID-prevention measures...

La Fondation Pour l’Audition awards Robert Zatorre its Grand Prix Scientifique

Published: 16Nov2021

Honour recognizes his research into asymmetric functioning of the brain for speech and music processing...

Robert Zatorre wins major international award

Published: 5Jun2020

C. L. de Carvalho-Heineken Prize recognizes his seminal work in the cognition of music...

Stigma impairs cognition in men living with HIV

Published: 27Nov2018

Reducing stigma may address cognitive impairment in this population...

Happy Birthday Brenda!

Published: 15Jul2018

Scientist Brenda Milner, born in 1918, pioneered memory research...

Public Lecture - Neurocognition of Human Decision Making: from Perception to Valuation

14May201816:00
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Decision neuroscience addresses how the brain makes decisions, ranging from perception: “What is that thing?” or “Who is that person?" to value-based: “Do I want to buy that thing?” or “Should I...

Olfactory perception influenced by background and semantic information

Published: 23Nov2016

When two people smell the same thing, they can have remarkably different reactions, depending on their cultural background. Researchers at the Neuro have found that even when two cultures share the...

How HIV affects the brain

Published: 1Dec2016

Study tracks patients to better understand effects and possible treatments...

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