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New clues about how brain cells are damaged by Alzheimer's disease

New clues about how brain cells are damaged by Alzheimer's disease

Discovery affirms potential of stem cells for the development of possible therapies for spinal cord injury and nervous system disorders

Discovery affirms potential of stem cells for the development of possible therapies for spinal cord injury and nervous system disorders

Trojan horse technique offers potential new therapeutic approach to Alzheimer's disease

Trojan horse technique offers potential new therapeutic approach to Alzheimer's disease

Biomedical engineers and physicians have brought the day when artificial limbs will be controlled directly by the brain considerably closer

Biomedical engineers and physicians have brought the day when artificial limbs will be controlled directly by the brain considerably closer

New insights into hormone therapy show when estrogen best aids brain

New insights into hormone therapy show when estrogen best aids brain

Research speeds development of brain-controlled devices that may allow amputees and paraplegics to use their limbs

Research speeds development of brain-controlled devices that may allow amputees and paraplegics to use their limbs

New direction for spinal cord research

New direction for spinal cord research

Key gene that impacts the timing of puberty

Key gene that impacts the timing of puberty

Stress early in life can have varying lifelong impacts

Stress early in life can have varying lifelong impacts

Exercise protects brain cells affected by Parkinson's

Exercise protects brain cells affected by Parkinson's

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

Human primitive spinal cord cells may delay symptoms and paralysis associated with Lou Gehrig's disease

Human primitive spinal cord cells may delay symptoms and paralysis associated with Lou Gehrig's disease

Deep brain stimulation could help alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms on both sides of the body

Deep brain stimulation could help alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms on both sides of the body

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Brain protein called MC4R that plays a role in the urge to eat has now been found to influence appetite in a second way

Brain protein called MC4R that plays a role in the urge to eat has now been found to influence appetite in a second way

Researchers use brain cells to correct involuntary muscle spasms in rats with ischemic spinal cord injury

Researchers use brain cells to correct involuntary muscle spasms in rats with ischemic spinal cord injury

Single protein appears central to the formation of the long-term memories

Single protein appears central to the formation of the long-term memories

Research shows brain cells move like a two-stroke engine

Research shows brain cells move like a two-stroke engine

Robotic microscope shows how mutant Huntington's disease protein affects neurons

Robotic microscope shows how mutant Huntington's disease protein affects neurons

Research findings represents a step toward understanding the machinery by which the brain processes decisions

Research findings represents a step toward understanding the machinery by which the brain processes decisions