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Left-right brain mystery - trail is hot and cold

Left-right brain mystery - trail is hot and cold

Diffusion MRI gives early indication if brain cancer therapy is effective

Diffusion MRI gives early indication if brain cancer therapy is effective

Ultrafast laser detection of cancer cells also may improve understanding of stem cells

Ultrafast laser detection of cancer cells also may improve understanding of stem cells

Evidence of cross-activation in brain regions of people who see letters and numbers in colors

Evidence of cross-activation in brain regions of people who see letters and numbers in colors

Preventing eye disease in retinitis pigmentosa

Preventing eye disease in retinitis pigmentosa

Alzheimer's treatment improves with new diagnostic method

Alzheimer's treatment improves with new diagnostic method

Images of brain activity may hold clues to the onset of schizophrenia

Images of brain activity may hold clues to the onset of schizophrenia

Patients can now swallow pill-sized, disposable cameras to help diagnose diseases of the esophagus

Patients can now swallow pill-sized, disposable cameras to help diagnose diseases of the esophagus

Doctors may soon be able to diagnose multiple sclerosis (MS) with a simple blood test

Doctors may soon be able to diagnose multiple sclerosis (MS) with a simple blood test

College in retirement helps stave off mental decline

College in retirement helps stave off mental decline

Functional magnetic resonance imaging shows that hypnosis eases pain

Functional magnetic resonance imaging shows that hypnosis eases pain

Gene for AMD has now been identified by researchers

Gene for AMD has now been identified by researchers

Evidence for a self-reinforcing "memory loop" - brain emotional center triggers the memory center

Evidence for a self-reinforcing "memory loop" - brain emotional center triggers the memory center

Pet scanning could cut use of angiograms and bypass surgery, as well as patient costs

Pet scanning could cut use of angiograms and bypass surgery, as well as patient costs

Study finds potential link to help find blocked heart arteries

Study finds potential link to help find blocked heart arteries

Combining PET and CT scans leads to more accurate radiation therapy for lung cancer patients

Combining PET and CT scans leads to more accurate radiation therapy for lung cancer patients

Confocal imaging promises early detection of skin cancer

Confocal imaging promises early detection of skin cancer

PET and CT scans provides accurate detection and localization of foot infection in diabetic patients

PET and CT scans provides accurate detection and localization of foot infection in diabetic patients

Beta-blockers can benefit patients with certain serious heart problems such as diastolic heart failure

Beta-blockers can benefit patients with certain serious heart problems such as diastolic heart failure

Two important brain systems can influence an individual's behavior and emotional expression in times of need

Two important brain systems can influence an individual's behavior and emotional expression in times of need