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Programmed cell death may provide clues to cancer and autoimmune diseases therapies

Programmed cell death may provide clues to cancer and autoimmune diseases therapies

Research shows that individual NAc neurons play a role in Pavlovian learning

Research shows that individual NAc neurons play a role in Pavlovian learning

New findings challenge one of the established views of how nerve cells communicate with one another

New findings challenge one of the established views of how nerve cells communicate with one another

Genetic manipulation cuts nerve damage, boosts life span

Genetic manipulation cuts nerve damage, boosts life span

Paradox suggests reasons why COX-2 inhibitors hurt and help

Paradox suggests reasons why COX-2 inhibitors hurt and help

Key insight into the process of normal synapse development may lead to improved treatment of conditions such as drug addiction and epilepsy

Key insight into the process of normal synapse development may lead to improved treatment of conditions such as drug addiction and epilepsy

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

Inserting corrective genes into the brain to fight Parkinson's disease

Inserting corrective genes into the brain to fight Parkinson's disease

Clues to autism's neural basis

Clues to autism's neural basis

Gene dynamin 2 underlies one form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Gene dynamin 2 underlies one form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Psychiatric illness drugs may protect the brain cells that die in people with Huntington's disease

Psychiatric illness drugs may protect the brain cells that die in people with Huntington's disease

Scientists have coaxed human embryonic stem cells to become spinal motor neurons

Scientists have coaxed human embryonic stem cells to become spinal motor neurons

Insight into potential mechanisms underlying type II diabetes

Insight into potential mechanisms underlying type II diabetes

New study finds that regular physical activity, mental stimulation, and a diet rich in antioxidants can help keep old dogs young

New study finds that regular physical activity, mental stimulation, and a diet rich in antioxidants can help keep old dogs young

Lifting weights can help people with multiple sclerosis

Lifting weights can help people with multiple sclerosis

Anti-seizure drugs slow aging in roundworms

Anti-seizure drugs slow aging in roundworms

Study identifies potentially valuable applications for new drug Nifrolidine

Study identifies potentially valuable applications for new drug Nifrolidine

Glia cells may be essential for the normal development of nerve cells responsible for hearing and balance

Glia cells may be essential for the normal development of nerve cells responsible for hearing and balance

New genetic clues provide better understanding of epilepsy

New genetic clues provide better understanding of epilepsy

Significant advance in understanding the human genome

Significant advance in understanding the human genome