Principle Diffusion Direction Imaging Method Explained

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Principal Diffusion Direction uses colors to map out the different directions that water molecules diffuse through the brain's white matter.

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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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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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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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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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Diabetes Drug Could Help Treat Parkinson's Disease

Diabetes Drug Could Help Treat Parkinson's Disease

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A drug commonly used to treat diabetes may have disease-modifying potential to treat Parkinson’s disease, a new UCL-led study suggests, paving the way for further research to define its efficacy and safety.

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Specific Gene Combinations Linked to Glioblastoma
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A Yale-led team of researchers has identified specific gene combinations that can cause the deadly brain cancer glioblastoma, using new technology that can also pinpoint triggers of other types cancers.

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New Version of CRISPR Corrects RNA Defects Linked to Huntington’s, ALS
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Researchers have used CRISPR to correct the molecular mistakes that lead to microsatellite repeat expansion diseases, which include myotonic dystrophy types 1 and 2, the most common form of hereditary ALS, and Huntington's disease.

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Circular RNA Linked to Brain Function
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When a RNA molecule called Cdr1as was deleted from the genome of mice, the animals had problems filtering out unnecessary information – like patients suffering from neuropsychiatric disorders.

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