From the Twitter feeds

Time for another roundup of posts brought to us by the talented neuroscience twitterers: A British man with persistent hiccups is cured... by brain stem surgery. from @mocost

An online repository of 100 free science documentaries @bengoldacre

The next generation of ampakine "cognitive enhancers" @vaughanbell, @Wildcat2030

Is memory a quantum entanglement? @mocost


Astra Bryant

Astra Bryant is a graduate of the Stanford Neuroscience PhD program in the labs of Drs. Eric Knudsen and John Huguenard. She used in vitro slice electrophysiology to study the cellular and synaptic mechanisms linking cholinergic signaling and gamma oscillations – two processes critical for the control of gaze and attention, which are disrupted in many psychiatric disorders. She is a senior editor and the webmaster of the NeuWrite West Neuroblog