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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

Paclitaxel may benefit Alzheimer's and Parkinson's movement disorders

Paclitaxel may benefit Alzheimer's and Parkinson's movement disorders

Ballet dancers’ brains reveal the art of imitation

Ballet dancers’ brains reveal the art of imitation

Turning off cell suicide switch fails to stop prion damage

Turning off cell suicide switch fails to stop prion damage

Mutant gene that starves the brain of serotonin 10 times more prevalent in depressed patients

Mutant gene that starves the brain of serotonin 10 times more prevalent in depressed patients

Vitamin E supplements may reduce the risk for death from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

Vitamin E supplements may reduce the risk for death from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

Cancer drug paclitaxel may reduce the adverse effects of Alzheimer's disease

Cancer drug paclitaxel may reduce the adverse effects of Alzheimer's disease

DLX5 gene may play a role in the pathology of Rett Syndrome

DLX5 gene may play a role in the pathology of Rett Syndrome

Stem cells use inflammatory signals to find injured tissue

Stem cells use inflammatory signals to find injured tissue

Early learning experiences forever change the brain's structure

Early learning experiences forever change the brain's structure

Newly discovered genetic defect might represent an important risk factor for major depression

Newly discovered genetic defect might represent an important risk factor for major depression

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