Pathological Hallmarks of Alzheimer's Disease in Old Chimpanzee Brains

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Kent State researchers provide evidence of Alzheimer's Disease pathology in aged Ape brains.

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Dementia Awareness: The Journey With ToughKenaMan

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Ken Keene Jr documents his father's journey with frontotemporal dementia.

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Complete Connectome of a Learning and Memory Center Mapped

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The complete connectome of the Drosophila melanogaster larvae mushroom body has been mapped.

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Son Documents the Progress of his Father's Dementia

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Ken Keene Jr is making a video diary of his father Kenneth Keene Sr as he lives with Frontotemporal dementia.

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Spatial Context Represented in Retrosplenial Cortex

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Researchers implicate neurons in the retrosplenial cortex as being important for navigation.

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Human Gut Microbe May Herald New Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

Human Gut Microbe May Herald New Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

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Of three bacterial strains, researchers discovered that one microbe, Prevotella histicola, effectively suppressed immune disease in the preclinical model of MS.

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Freedom of Information Request Reveals Benefits of Blocked MS Drug
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A drug that is blocked by the EU regulatory system has now been found to improve the quality of life of people with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a study by Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

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Researchers Make Surprising Discovery About How Neurons Talk to Each Other
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The new findings, made in fruit flies and mice, challenge the existing dogma about how neurons that release the chemical signal dopamine communicate, and may have important implications for many dopamine-related diseases.

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Brain Circuit Dedicated to Retrieving Memories Discovered at MIT
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MIT neuroscientists have now shown, for the first time, that recalling a memory requires a “detour” circuit that branches off from the original memory circuit.

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