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Alzheimer’s disease risk genes disturb the brain protective mechanism

Alzheimer’s disease risk genes disturb the brain protective mechanism

Inhaled CBD shrinks glioblastoma’s size in an animal model

Inhaled CBD shrinks glioblastoma’s size in an animal model

Study identifies genetic causes of sudden unexplained deaths in children aged 1 year and older

Study identifies genetic causes of sudden unexplained deaths in children aged 1 year and older

New tool provides an unprecedented view of brain cell activity in a synapse

New tool provides an unprecedented view of brain cell activity in a synapse

Rare population of toxic senescent cells in the brain could be a target for Alzheimer's treatment

Rare population of toxic senescent cells in the brain could be a target for Alzheimer's treatment

New optogenetic tool can control brain circuits, behavior, and emotion

New optogenetic tool can control brain circuits, behavior, and emotion

Rare variants in high-risk autism gene can alter architecture and organization of neurons, study finds

Rare variants in high-risk autism gene can alter architecture and organization of neurons, study finds

UVA researchers develop a noninvasive surgical approach to remove faulty brain circuits

UVA researchers develop a noninvasive surgical approach to remove faulty brain circuits

Scientists unravel near-atomic-scale structure of depression-linked brain receptor

Scientists unravel near-atomic-scale structure of depression-linked brain receptor

Repurposed ALS drug could slow gradual brain cell loss in Niemann-Pick disease type C1

Repurposed ALS drug could slow gradual brain cell loss in Niemann-Pick disease type C1

Researchers receive $8.9 million grant to study the gut-brain connection in Parkinson’s disease

Researchers receive $8.9 million grant to study the gut-brain connection in Parkinson’s disease

UVA researchers identify an unknown trigger for epilepsy seizures

UVA researchers identify an unknown trigger for epilepsy seizures

Long stays in space appear to cause brain damage

Long stays in space appear to cause brain damage

New technology shows great promise for early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease

New technology shows great promise for early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease

Mouse brain atlas may help understand the complex circuits of the human brain

Mouse brain atlas may help understand the complex circuits of the human brain

Scientists make inroads into creating an atlas of the mouse brain

Scientists make inroads into creating an atlas of the mouse brain

Toxic fatty acids trigger cell death in damaged neurons

Toxic fatty acids trigger cell death in damaged neurons

Detailed atlas of the mammalian primary motor cortex will provide a springboard for future research

Detailed atlas of the mammalian primary motor cortex will provide a springboard for future research

Stringent lineage tracing is vital for nerve cell regeneration studies

Stringent lineage tracing is vital for nerve cell regeneration studies

Study identifies probable cause of Alzheimer’s disease

Study identifies probable cause of Alzheimer’s disease