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Newly discovered molecular chaperones may soon be part of therapies for Huntington's disease

Newly discovered molecular chaperones may soon be part of therapies for Huntington's disease

Research brings scientists one step closer to understanding development of ALS

Research brings scientists one step closer to understanding development of ALS

Study points to possible targets for therapeutic intervention in the fight against ALS

Study points to possible targets for therapeutic intervention in the fight against ALS

Chemotherapy-generated debris from dead and dying cancer cells can stimulate tumor growth

Chemotherapy-generated debris from dead and dying cancer cells can stimulate tumor growth

Combining virtual reality and treadmill training improves neuroplasticity in Parkinson's patients

Combining virtual reality and treadmill training improves neuroplasticity in Parkinson's patients

Scientists produce images of brain tissue affected by Alzheimer's disease using ‘Raman’ technology

Scientists produce images of brain tissue affected by Alzheimer's disease using ‘Raman’ technology

Saving and erasure of memories depends on subtle brain signals, TSRI scientists find

Saving and erasure of memories depends on subtle brain signals, TSRI scientists find

Heart attack linked to increased risk of developing vascular dementia

Heart attack linked to increased risk of developing vascular dementia

Research suggests possibility of preventing and treating Parkinson's disease using licorice extract

Research suggests possibility of preventing and treating Parkinson's disease using licorice extract

Researchers identify new neuroprotective factor that holds potential to help people with glaucoma

Researchers identify new neuroprotective factor that holds potential to help people with glaucoma

Scientists discover how immune cells clear the way for nerve regeneration after injury

Scientists discover how immune cells clear the way for nerve regeneration after injury

Penn researchers functionally dissect gene variant linked to FTLD

Penn researchers functionally dissect gene variant linked to FTLD

New imaging system offers better way to monitor brain changes from Alzheimer's in mouse models

New imaging system offers better way to monitor brain changes from Alzheimer's in mouse models

Columbia scientists receive grant from CZI to construct atlas of cells in human spinal cord

Columbia scientists receive grant from CZI to construct atlas of cells in human spinal cord

MIT researchers develop new technique to screen for genes that protect against diseases

MIT researchers develop new technique to screen for genes that protect against diseases

Scientists find new way to produce brain cells from single iPSC

Scientists find new way to produce brain cells from single iPSC

Alzheimer's gene can protect against and promote neurological damage

Alzheimer's gene can protect against and promote neurological damage

Researchers propose LSD1 protein as central player in Alzheimer's and FTD

Researchers propose LSD1 protein as central player in Alzheimer's and FTD

Unique conference aims at preventing major diseases and extending healthy lifespan

Unique conference aims at preventing major diseases and extending healthy lifespan

Gene therapy effectively stabilizes progression of cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy, trial reveals

Gene therapy effectively stabilizes progression of cerebral adrenoleukodystrophy, trial reveals