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World Brain Day 2021: An interview with Professor Alan Thompson

World Brain Day 2021: An interview with Professor Alan Thompson

Gene therapy delivered into the brain may be safe, effective in treating rare neurological disorder

Gene therapy delivered into the brain may be safe, effective in treating rare neurological disorder

Study could help identify genes linked to aging process

Study could help identify genes linked to aging process

Western high-fat diet can increase the risk of chronic pain

Western high-fat diet can increase the risk of chronic pain

An analysis links COVID-19 to brain microvascular injury and inflammation

An analysis links COVID-19 to brain microvascular injury and inflammation

Researchers map brain activity that flows when people learn a new skill

Researchers map brain activity that flows when people learn a new skill

Brain study may lead to new treatments for neuro-immune conditions

Brain study may lead to new treatments for neuro-immune conditions

Taking epilepsy drugs during pregnancy is not linked to cognitive problems in babies

Taking epilepsy drugs during pregnancy is not linked to cognitive problems in babies

New blood test helps monitor patient’s response to cancer treatment

New blood test helps monitor patient’s response to cancer treatment

Optic nerve activity may trigger the formation of vision-harming tumors in children

Optic nerve activity may trigger the formation of vision-harming tumors in children

Researchers discover a new and unique form of ALS

Researchers discover a new and unique form of ALS

Study could serve as guidepost for developing new therapies for Alzheimer's disease

Study could serve as guidepost for developing new therapies for Alzheimer's disease

Using silicone and sugar to make the softest brain implants

Using silicone and sugar to make the softest brain implants

Health anxiety in childhood and adolescence can become a permanent problem

Health anxiety in childhood and adolescence can become a permanent problem

Mutation in a cancer-causing gene could exacerbate cerebral cavernous malformations in the brain

Mutation in a cancer-causing gene could exacerbate cerebral cavernous malformations in the brain

Study uncovers a novel autoantigen in patients with narcolepsy type 1

Study uncovers a novel autoantigen in patients with narcolepsy type 1

Novel ultrasensitive assay to measure cathepsin B in the blood

Novel ultrasensitive assay to measure cathepsin B in the blood

Broadly neutralizing antibodies show promise in preventing tick-borne encephalitis in mice

Broadly neutralizing antibodies show promise in preventing tick-borne encephalitis in mice

Manual workers are twice as likely to develop ALS, study finds

Manual workers are twice as likely to develop ALS, study finds

Virginia Tech neuroscientist uses NIH grant to understand astrocytic processes in the healthy brain

Virginia Tech neuroscientist uses NIH grant to understand astrocytic processes in the healthy brain