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The human brain is the center of the human nervous system and is a highly complex organ. Enclosed in the cranium, it has the same general structure as the brains of other mammals, but is over three times as large as the brain of a typical mammal with an equivalent body size.
MDI Biological Laboratory scientist sheds light on molecular mechanisms underlying aging

MDI Biological Laboratory scientist sheds light on molecular mechanisms underlying aging

UAB to bring advanced cancer-fighting radiation technology to Alabama

UAB to bring advanced cancer-fighting radiation technology to Alabama

People living without artificial lights also skimp on sleep, study finds

People living without artificial lights also skimp on sleep, study finds

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

New test could lead to early diagnosis and effective treatment of mild traumatic brain injury

New test could lead to early diagnosis and effective treatment of mild traumatic brain injury

Researchers provide new data and prospects for links between gut microbiota and depression

Researchers provide new data and prospects for links between gut microbiota and depression

UB engineers use supercomputers to examine optimal method for treating brain aneurysms

UB engineers use supercomputers to examine optimal method for treating brain aneurysms

Canadian researchers use gene therapy to treat patient with Fabry disease

Canadian researchers use gene therapy to treat patient with Fabry disease

UAlberta scientists finding ways to inhibit ‘rogue’ protein believed to be key player in Alzheimer’s

UAlberta scientists finding ways to inhibit ‘rogue’ protein believed to be key player in Alzheimer’s

Researchers develop new Artificial Intelligence technique for diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers develop new Artificial Intelligence technique for diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

Why do children with autism make less eye contact?

Why do children with autism make less eye contact?

Researchers use brain biomarkers to identify autism risk in infants

Researchers use brain biomarkers to identify autism risk in infants

High-dose B vitamins can effectively reduce schizophrenia symptoms, research finds

High-dose B vitamins can effectively reduce schizophrenia symptoms, research finds

UNIGE researchers develop new technique to improve diagnosis of genetic diseases

UNIGE researchers develop new technique to improve diagnosis of genetic diseases

Postmenopausal hormone therapy lasting longer than ten years linked to lower dementia risk

Postmenopausal hormone therapy lasting longer than ten years linked to lower dementia risk

IDSA guidelines: Team approach vital to successful treatment of complex neurological infections

IDSA guidelines: Team approach vital to successful treatment of complex neurological infections

Hormone therapy may not protect women from Alzheimer's disease, new study shows

Hormone therapy may not protect women from Alzheimer's disease, new study shows

Yale researchers find potential new way to combat brain cancer

Yale researchers find potential new way to combat brain cancer

Study reveals possibility to predict autism risk in infants within first year of life

Study reveals possibility to predict autism risk in infants within first year of life

Signals from fat cells may aid in diagnostics for metabolic conditions

Signals from fat cells may aid in diagnostics for metabolic conditions