Neuron News and Research

RSS
Understanding what causes narcolepsy

Understanding what causes narcolepsy

Cell replacement therapy offers a novel and powerful medical technology

Cell replacement therapy offers a novel and powerful medical technology

Neurobiologists distinguish in unprecedented detail the patterns of brain activity

Neurobiologists distinguish in unprecedented detail the patterns of brain activity

Common ingredient in some shampoos (methylisothiazolinone) stunts developing neurons of rats

Common ingredient in some shampoos (methylisothiazolinone) stunts developing neurons of rats

Temperature sensing protein implicated in mediating thermotaxis

Temperature sensing protein implicated in mediating thermotaxis

Toxic proteins explain memory loss in Alzheimer's patients

Toxic proteins explain memory loss in Alzheimer's patients

A step closer to medical treatments for neural disorders

A step closer to medical treatments for neural disorders

People suffering from paralysis may be able to reprogram their brains to improve motor skills and to control artificial limbs

People suffering from paralysis may be able to reprogram their brains to improve motor skills and to control artificial limbs

Indoprofen may lead to new treatments for spinal muscular atrophy

Indoprofen may lead to new treatments for spinal muscular atrophy

Rifampicin can prevent the formation of protein fibrils associated with Parkinson's disease

Rifampicin can prevent the formation of protein fibrils associated with Parkinson's disease

New possibilities for the use of VEGF in the treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

New possibilities for the use of VEGF in the treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Scientists have given blind nerve cells the ability to detect light

Scientists have given blind nerve cells the ability to detect light

New research may lead to new treatments for spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis

New research may lead to new treatments for spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis

Discovery of gene mutation in fruit flies that alters sensitivity to crack cocaine

Discovery of gene mutation in fruit flies that alters sensitivity to crack cocaine

Family experience guides Alzheimer’s research

Family experience guides Alzheimer’s research

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

Researchers find mutations in a multifunctional protein cause Parkinsonism

Cells from skeletal muscle could be an important source of stem cells for repairing damaged muscle or nerve tissue

Cells from skeletal muscle could be an important source of stem cells for repairing damaged muscle or nerve tissue

Generic antipsychotic drugs can protect brain cells from progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

Generic antipsychotic drugs can protect brain cells from progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy

The brain's dopamine system is key to alcoholism

The brain's dopamine system is key to alcoholism

Scientists have identified a fault in the brain waves of schizophrenics that may explain their hallucinations and disturbed thinking

Scientists have identified a fault in the brain waves of schizophrenics that may explain their hallucinations and disturbed thinking