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Neurodegeneration is the umbrella term for the progressive loss of structure or function of neurons, including death of neurons.
Protein alpha-synuclein associated with causing neurodegenerative conditions may actually protects against neurodegeneration

Protein alpha-synuclein associated with causing neurodegenerative conditions may actually protects against neurodegeneration

Diabetes drugs may also prevent nerve degeneration caused by Alzheimer's disease

Diabetes drugs may also prevent nerve degeneration caused by Alzheimer's disease

Discovery could lead to tests for the clinic or battlefield to diagnose ailments with just a few drops of blood

Discovery could lead to tests for the clinic or battlefield to diagnose ailments with just a few drops of blood

New clues for the understanding of dementia

New clues for the understanding of dementia

New roles for granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) in treating stroke

New roles for granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) in treating stroke

Researchers successfully treat laboratory model of a lysosomal storage disease called GM1

Researchers successfully treat laboratory model of a lysosomal storage disease called GM1

A protein found naturally in the brain may protect against Parkinson's disease

A protein found naturally in the brain may protect against Parkinson's disease

Diagnostic test for Lou Gehrig's disease

Diagnostic test for Lou Gehrig's disease

Groundbreaking results for the potential treatment of Huntington's Disease

Groundbreaking results for the potential treatment of Huntington's Disease

Potential therapeutic target for treating Huntington's disease

Potential therapeutic target for treating Huntington's disease

Potential therapeutic role for the ataxin-3 protein for Machado-Joseph disease

Potential therapeutic role for the ataxin-3 protein for Machado-Joseph disease

Neuronal death and processing of Tau protein in Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)

Neuronal death and processing of Tau protein in Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

High-dose radiation and bone marrow transfer treatments on glaucoma-susceptible mice completely blocked development of glaucoma

Commonly used anesthetic regimen appears to have no negative effects on the developing brain of the fetus

Commonly used anesthetic regimen appears to have no negative effects on the developing brain of the fetus

Common anesthetics appear safe for developing fetal brain

Common anesthetics appear safe for developing fetal brain

Insulin levels linked to Alzheimer's disease

Insulin levels linked to Alzheimer's disease

Gene variant that may increase the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Gene variant that may increase the risk of late-onset Alzheimer's disease

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

Single gene mutation as the cause of around one in 25 cases of Parkinson’s disease worldwide

Single gene mutation as the cause of around one in 25 cases of Parkinson’s disease worldwide

Stem cells use inflammatory signals to find injured tissue

Stem cells use inflammatory signals to find injured tissue