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New chemotherapy gives hope to brain tumour patients

New chemotherapy gives hope to brain tumour patients

First genetic marker to help identify ruptured brain aneurysm

First genetic marker to help identify ruptured brain aneurysm

New technologies may offer new treatment options for some patients with degenerative back problems

New technologies may offer new treatment options for some patients with degenerative back problems

Trial results on the use of recombinant activated factor VII in acute intracerebral haemorrhage

Trial results on the use of recombinant activated factor VII in acute intracerebral haemorrhage

Cannabis use may increase risk of stroke

Cannabis use may increase risk of stroke

Single gene mutation as the cause of around one in 25 cases of Parkinson’s disease worldwide

Single gene mutation as the cause of around one in 25 cases of Parkinson’s disease worldwide

Sex hormones modulate brain damage in multiple sclerosis

Sex hormones modulate brain damage in multiple sclerosis

Important genetic risk factor for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Important genetic risk factor for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

System helps physicians prevent radiation-induced skin injuries to patients

System helps physicians prevent radiation-induced skin injuries to patients

Drinking water could help people suffering from low blood pressure who faint while standing

Drinking water could help people suffering from low blood pressure who faint while standing

Patented fibrin-based matrices and tissue may open doors for tissue and organ engineering

Patented fibrin-based matrices and tissue may open doors for tissue and organ engineering

New evidence to explain why mental function becomes less efficient with ageing

New evidence to explain why mental function becomes less efficient with ageing

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

Evidence links cellular iron deficiency to restless legs syndrome

Evidence links cellular iron deficiency to restless legs syndrome

Stem cells grown from skin samples of adult patients with brain tumors could be used as a new brain tumor therapy

Stem cells grown from skin samples of adult patients with brain tumors could be used as a new brain tumor therapy

Anti-epilepsy drug sodium valproate is associated with developmental delay and lower IQ

Anti-epilepsy drug sodium valproate is associated with developmental delay and lower IQ

Pilot study of mind-to-movement device shows early promise

Pilot study of mind-to-movement device shows early promise

Best approach for repairing breaks in bone separating brain from the nasal cavity is through the nasal cavity

Best approach for repairing breaks in bone separating brain from the nasal cavity is through the nasal cavity

Trial shows which brain cancer patients benefit from temozolomide

Trial shows which brain cancer patients benefit from temozolomide

New gene therapy technique may help treat Alzheimer's disease

New gene therapy technique may help treat Alzheimer's disease