The study of Julia Krebs, Dietmar Roehm and their colleagues Ronnie Wilbur and Evie Malaia, investigates the processing of locally ambiguous argument structures in Austrian Sign Language (ÖGS). Their experiment aimed to examine whether these structures are processed by a
In this study Christine Blume and Manuel Schabus and their colleagues sought to investigate to what extent processing of environmental stimuli is still possible during sleep and especially deep NREM and REM sleep. Moreover, they were interested in whether inhibition
In this fMRI study, we compared task performance and brain activation between longtime action video gamers and nongamers in order to investigate possible effects of gaming on cognitive and brain abilities. Despite their comparable task performance gamers and nongamers exhibited clear-cut differences
For people with severe brain injuries, researchers have found that the rhythm of daily fluctuations in body temperature is related to their level of conciousness, according to a preliminary study published in the April 19, 2017, online issue of Neurology®,
Recently, Schabus et al. (2017) were able to publish the results of several years of research on ‘Neurofeedback’ in the Lab for Sleep and Consciousness Research at the University of Salzburg in the prestigious scientific journal BRAIN.