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neurobiology

 [noor″o-bi-ol´o-je]
biology of the nervous system.

neu·ro·bi·ol·o·gy

(nū'rō-bī-ol'ŏjē),
The biology of the nervous system.

neurobiology

/neu·ro·bi·ol·o·gy/ (-bi-ol´ah-je) biology of the nervous system.

neurobiology

(no͝or′ō-bī-ŏl′ə-jē, nyo͝or′-)
n.
The biological study of the nervous system.

neu′ro·bi′o·log′i·cal (-bī′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
neu′ro·bi·ol′o·gist n.

neurobiology

[-bī′ol′əjē]
a branch of biology that is concerned with the anatomy and physiology of the nervous system.

neurobiology

The formal study of the physiology and physiopathology of the nervous system.

neurobiology

biology of the nervous system.
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Consequently, we believe that taking this issue into consideration in studies related to PTSD while designing studies will contribute to our understanding of the neurobiological etiology of PTSD.
I would recommend that Kaliski read the Nobel laureate Eric Kandel's views on matters analytic and neurobiological (2,3) to get some understanding of the deeply reconciliatory stance that can be taken in these matters.
He emphasizes, however, that consciousness cannot be dismissed as an illusion or defined in terms of lower-level neurobiological processes.
There has been little human neurobiological research on these traits, in spite of the fact that they influence some of the most important aspects of human existence and are the framework for social relationships that are crucial for survival of self and offspring--for example, relationships between mother and infant, sexual mates, and close friends in small groups," Depue explains.
And since the ultimate job of the brain is to keep us alive, we have a neurobiological (physiological link between brain and body) tendency to view new things with a prejudice--a negative bias.
This robot learned how to perform the Okinawa folk dance "Kacha-shi" from demonstration rather than manual robot programming and, based on neurobiological theories, it can also learn human-like eye movements.
Artificial neural networks are information processing systems whose structure and function are motivated by the cognitive processes and organizational structure of neurobiological systems.
Because ADHD is a neurobiological disorder, we can observe the effects it has on our child and record our observations.
The Executive Summary of the Plan states: "The focus in this document is on 14 major diseases categories for which the field of neurobiological research is poised for a breakthrough.
Research increasingly suggests that addiction has a genetic and neurobiological basis, but efforts to translate research into effective clinical treatments and social policy needs to be informed by careful ethical analyses of the personal and social implications.
Drawing on feminist, cultural, and social theories and 37 interviews with neuroscientists between 2009 and 2010 mostly in the UK, as well as individuals in related fields, the author describes attempts by neuroscientists to find the neurobiological cause of autism, and the ambiguities, uncertainties, and differences involved in their research and how they worked through its complexity.
Can you envision a day when psychiatric disorders are conceptualized as having a common genetic, neurobiological, and clinical core, with some variability in phenotype and behavior?