Category: Research

The sound of music or noise can greatly affect the mood and emotions of a person. According to scientists, it’s in the effect on dopamine. This neurotransmitter is closely linked with emotional behavior and regulation of mood, writes The Times of India. Differences in dopamine receptor can identify the unique characteristics and reactions of each […]

According to rough estimates, from specific musical anhedonia suffer 3-5% of the population. These people are not able to get pleasure from music. Specialists from McGill University found what is the reason, says The Hindustan Times. The study involved 45 people. Volunteers listened to musical passages in the process of an fMRI scan of the […]