Neuroscience: Boosting the brain

Curr Biol. 2021 May 24;31(10):R476-R478. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2021.04.007.


A therapeutic effect of vagus nerve stimulation has been reported for a wide range of neurological, medical and psychiatric conditions. New research provides evidence that this effect results from extensive increase of physiological arousal and brain activation.

Publication types

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MeSH terms

  • Brain
  • Neurosciences*
  • Vagus Nerve
  • Vagus Nerve Stimulation*