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Dream and daydream: differences and similarities

Did you know that daydreams reflect events from the previous two days and “night” dreams resemble a fictional plot?

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Does your dog have social skills?

A study suggests that viewing the owner’s face works as a positive social reinforcement for dogs. Learn more about this and other surprising results about “man’s best friend”.

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Cognition & Movement

Giorgia Committeri published in the scope of the research project 336/18 – Research -Inspired Cognitive Empowerment: Modulating Episodic Memory through Egocentric Navigational Training (MEMENT), supported by the BIAL Foundation, the paper Automatic coding of environmental distance for walking-related locomotion in the foot-related sensory-motor system: A TMS study on macro-affordances in Neuropsychologia.

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When our hearts beat together

In the scope of a project supported by the BIAL Foundation 87/12 – Neurobiological correlates of empathy in couples: A study of central and peripheral measures, the research team led by Joana Coutinho published the paper When our hearts beat together: Cardiac synchrony as an entry point to understand dyadic co‐regulation in couples in the journal Psychophysiology.

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The BIAL Foundation has received 395 applications

Did you know that the BIAL Foundation as received 395 applications from 29 countries to the Grants programme for Scientific Research 2020/21 and 85 were approved?

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