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Neurodegeneration is the umbrella term for the progressive loss of structure or function of neurons, including death of neurons.
Promising new target regulating mitochondria during stress identified

Promising new target regulating mitochondria during stress identified

Researchers identify changes in retinal layers of patients with mild Alzheimer's disease

Researchers identify changes in retinal layers of patients with mild Alzheimer's disease

Genetic engineering could open possibilities for patients with Parkinson’s disease

Genetic engineering could open possibilities for patients with Parkinson’s disease

Lilly launches new report highlighting challenges and opportunities of health care revolution

Lilly launches new report highlighting challenges and opportunities of health care revolution

Apathy can be used as biomarker of Huntington's disease progression

Apathy can be used as biomarker of Huntington's disease progression

Scientists visualize protein tangles linked with dementia in patients’ brains after single head injury

Scientists visualize protein tangles linked with dementia in patients’ brains after single head injury

Simple urine analysis can be used to quickly identify brain trauma and expedite treatment

Simple urine analysis can be used to quickly identify brain trauma and expedite treatment

New insight and target for Alzheimer’s disease

New insight and target for Alzheimer’s disease

MSD collaborates with Francis Crick to find causes of motor neurone disease

MSD collaborates with Francis Crick to find causes of motor neurone disease

Northwestern scientists receive $3.1 million grant to investigate drug therapies for ALS

Northwestern scientists receive $3.1 million grant to investigate drug therapies for ALS

Alzheimer's disease attacks brain regions responsible for wakefulness

Alzheimer's disease attacks brain regions responsible for wakefulness

Psychiatric symptoms may indicate the beginning of Alzheimer’s disease

Psychiatric symptoms may indicate the beginning of Alzheimer’s disease

Depression symptoms together with AD pathology could trigger changes in memory and thinking

Depression symptoms together with AD pathology could trigger changes in memory and thinking

Alzheimers may be linked to genes that code formation of contacts between neurons

Alzheimers may be linked to genes that code formation of contacts between neurons

Altered protein and mutated clusters of genes in Alzheimer’s disease

Altered protein and mutated clusters of genes in Alzheimer’s disease

Aging nerve cells fail to take out the intracellular "trash"

Aging nerve cells fail to take out the intracellular "trash"

Common medications can masquerade as dementia in seniors

Common medications can masquerade as dementia in seniors

Researchers explain how 'viral' agents of neurological diseases ended up in our DNA

Researchers explain how 'viral' agents of neurological diseases ended up in our DNA

Scientists discover rare autoimmune disease triggered by testicular cancer

Scientists discover rare autoimmune disease triggered by testicular cancer

Novel imaging molecule reveals brain changes linked to progressive MS

Novel imaging molecule reveals brain changes linked to progressive MS