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Ultrasensitive test detects corrupted protein associated with Alzheimer's and CTE

Ultrasensitive test detects corrupted protein associated with Alzheimer's and CTE

New study reveals potential benefits of cEEG monitoring for infant ICU patients

New study reveals potential benefits of cEEG monitoring for infant ICU patients

Study provides new insights into how prions enter the brain

Study provides new insights into how prions enter the brain

Researchers discover molecular basis for therapeutic actions of an African folk medicine

Researchers discover molecular basis for therapeutic actions of an African folk medicine

New 15-minute scan could help diagnose brain damage in babies up to two years old

New 15-minute scan could help diagnose brain damage in babies up to two years old

Researchers identify genetic variation that may influence severity of CTE disease

Researchers identify genetic variation that may influence severity of CTE disease

New resource outlines neurologic effects and treatment options for biologic, chemical attacks

New resource outlines neurologic effects and treatment options for biologic, chemical attacks

Mad Cow disease found on Aberdeenshire farm

Mad Cow disease found on Aberdeenshire farm

Thalamus controls development of normal sleep and waking states, study finds

Thalamus controls development of normal sleep and waking states, study finds

Columbia scientist and collaborators receive $11.3 million to find new targets against brain disease

Columbia scientist and collaborators receive $11.3 million to find new targets against brain disease

Study sheds light on molecular mechanisms underlying progression of prion diseases

Study sheds light on molecular mechanisms underlying progression of prion diseases

Routine oral care to treat gum disease may improve cognitive function in cirrhosis patients

Routine oral care to treat gum disease may improve cognitive function in cirrhosis patients

Scientists pinpoint the cause of a rare childhood seizure disorder

Scientists pinpoint the cause of a rare childhood seizure disorder

Study: Women's brains more vulnerable than men's to injury from soccer heading

Study: Women's brains more vulnerable than men's to injury from soccer heading

Military personnel with head trauma and football players with suspected CTE show similar brain changes

Military personnel with head trauma and football players with suspected CTE show similar brain changes

BIDMC scientists develop new tool to benefit patients with HCV-associated liver failure

BIDMC scientists develop new tool to benefit patients with HCV-associated liver failure

Sleep disorders appear to be first sign of serious neurological diseases

Sleep disorders appear to be first sign of serious neurological diseases

FDA approves new drug to treat MS in pediatric patients

FDA approves new drug to treat MS in pediatric patients

Phase 2 study of dexpramipexole in hypereosinophilic syndromes meets its co-primary endpoints

Phase 2 study of dexpramipexole in hypereosinophilic syndromes meets its co-primary endpoints

Advances in genetic testing give new insights to parents of children with epileptic encephalopathy

Advances in genetic testing give new insights to parents of children with epileptic encephalopathy