Study Shows How Memories Ripple Through the Brain

NIH-funded study suggests increased communication between key brain areas during sleep.

NIH-funded research suggests that increased communication between two brain areas during sleep may play a role in memory formation.György Buzsáki, M.D., Ph.D., NYU School of Medicine


Using an innovative “NeuroGrid” technology, scientists showed that sleep boosts communication between two brain regions whose connection is critical for the formation of memories.… Read full story