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Lou Gehrig’s disease gene discovered

Lou Gehrig’s disease gene discovered

People with uncontrolled epilepsy have low levels of a certain fatty acid

People with uncontrolled epilepsy have low levels of a certain fatty acid

Scientists get new motor neurons to migrate through the spinal cord

Scientists get new motor neurons to migrate through the spinal cord

A ten year study shows that surgery is not only effective, but the preferred treatment for select epilepsy patients

A ten year study shows that surgery is not only effective, but the preferred treatment for select epilepsy patients

Scientists studying the adhesive properties of the neural cell adhesion molecule have found that two opposing models of cell adhesion are both correct

Scientists studying the adhesive properties of the neural cell adhesion molecule have found that two opposing models of cell adhesion are both correct

Discovery shows how single genetic mutation can cause complex disorders

Discovery shows how single genetic mutation can cause complex disorders

Nitric oxide, a chemical messenger involved in bodily functions shuts down a protein involved in Parkinson's disease

Nitric oxide, a chemical messenger involved in bodily functions shuts down a protein involved in Parkinson's disease

Researchers have discovered a genetic mutation associated with an inherited form of motor neuron disease

Researchers have discovered a genetic mutation associated with an inherited form of motor neuron disease

Jefferson scientists learn how HIV causes dementia

Jefferson scientists learn how HIV causes dementia

Brain cells can improve their ability when working together

Brain cells can improve their ability when working together

New information about how the brain processes information about an object's brightness

New information about how the brain processes information about an object's brightness

Curry offers possible protection against Alzheimer’s disease

Curry offers possible protection against Alzheimer’s disease

Identification of first protein biomarkers to help patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Identification of first protein biomarkers to help patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Muscle stem cells morph to resemble nerve cells

Muscle stem cells morph to resemble nerve cells

A protein involved in the release of neurotransmitters in the brain is essential to learning and memory

A protein involved in the release of neurotransmitters in the brain is essential to learning and memory

New research findings in study of Rett Syndrome

New research findings in study of Rett Syndrome

Drug, Nembutal can suppress activity in colon cancer cells

Drug, Nembutal can suppress activity in colon cancer cells

Discovery of molecule that is part of the machinery that mediates the sense of hearing

Discovery of molecule that is part of the machinery that mediates the sense of hearing

Brain signals could act as remote controls

Brain signals could act as remote controls

Enzyme Acetylcholinesterase (AChE), New Approach to Drug Design

Enzyme Acetylcholinesterase (AChE), New Approach to Drug Design