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Neurodegeneration is the umbrella term for the progressive loss of structure or function of neurons, including death of neurons.
Regular consumption of tea lowers risk of cognitive impairment in older adults, NUS study finds

Regular consumption of tea lowers risk of cognitive impairment in older adults, NUS study finds

UCLA study finding holds promise to prevent progressive cognitive decline in children with brain injury

UCLA study finding holds promise to prevent progressive cognitive decline in children with brain injury

Scientists develop first Canadian Brain Health Food Guide to help adults preserve thinking, memory skills

Scientists develop first Canadian Brain Health Food Guide to help adults preserve thinking, memory skills

Study findings could lead to novel therapies for preventing vision loss from degenerative retinal diseases

Study findings could lead to novel therapies for preventing vision loss from degenerative retinal diseases

SBP researchers identify new regulator of innate immune response to foreign invaders

SBP researchers identify new regulator of innate immune response to foreign invaders

Hypoxia may be cause for seizure-related neuronal degeneration in epilepsy, study finds

Hypoxia may be cause for seizure-related neuronal degeneration in epilepsy, study finds

GUMC launches phase II clinical study to examine safety of cancer drug for Parkinson's disease

GUMC launches phase II clinical study to examine safety of cancer drug for Parkinson's disease

Cocaine addiction may disrupt iron regulation in the brain, study finds

Cocaine addiction may disrupt iron regulation in the brain, study finds

SBP scientists identify autophagy linked to beneficial effects of enduring temporary stress

SBP scientists identify autophagy linked to beneficial effects of enduring temporary stress

Scientists identify how imbalance of calcium in mitochondria may contribute to Alzheimer's disease

Scientists identify how imbalance of calcium in mitochondria may contribute to Alzheimer's disease

Children of parents affected with C9orf72 mutations more likely to have FTD and ALS at younger age

Children of parents affected with C9orf72 mutations more likely to have FTD and ALS at younger age

Duke Health researchers identify potential new drug target for Huntington's disease

Duke Health researchers identify potential new drug target for Huntington's disease

Defective brain cells disposing toxic proteins may be linked to neurodegenerative diseases

Defective brain cells disposing toxic proteins may be linked to neurodegenerative diseases

Neuroscience range by Amsbio covers a variety of tools to help neuroscience research

Neuroscience range by Amsbio covers a variety of tools to help neuroscience research

AMSBIO publishes new catalogue that details cutting edge tools for neuroscience research

AMSBIO publishes new catalogue that details cutting edge tools for neuroscience research

Loss of Golgi function may contribute to pathology of neurodegenerative diseases

Loss of Golgi function may contribute to pathology of neurodegenerative diseases

Scientists discover treatment that improves symptoms in mouse model of juvenile Batten disease

Scientists discover treatment that improves symptoms in mouse model of juvenile Batten disease

Study provides insights into functions of astrocytes following brain injury or disease

Study provides insights into functions of astrocytes following brain injury or disease

Study reveals new molecular mechanism vital for associative memory encoding in the hippocampus

Study reveals new molecular mechanism vital for associative memory encoding in the hippocampus

Edible and medicinal mushrooms show potential to mitigate neurodegenerative diseases

Edible and medicinal mushrooms show potential to mitigate neurodegenerative diseases