Foot Painters' Toes Mapped Like Fingers in the BrainNews
Using your feet like hands can cause organised ‘hand-like’ maps of the toes in the brain, never before documented in people, finds a new UCL-led study of two professional foot painters.
Transplanted Brain Stem Cells Survive in Mice Without Anti-rejection DrugsNews
In experiments in mice, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers have developed a way to successfully transplant certain protective brain cells without the need for lifelong anti-rejection drugs.Read more
Diabetes Drug Promotes Brain Repair – But It Only Works in FemalesNews
A new study by U of T scientists shows that a female sex hormone plays a key role in promoting brain repair and opens the door to the development of more effective treatments.Read more
Anti-inflammatory Drugs Resurrected To Fight Chronic PainArticle
Failed drugs often are left on the shelf to gather dust. But sometimes, drugs can be dusted down and repurposed. That’s exactly the route that Katexco Pharmaceuticals has taken with its new immune system-targeting compounds, part of a new life sciences company that aims to target everything from multiple sclerosis to chronic pain.Read more
Why Neuralink's Implants Are an Essential Step in MedTech InnovationArticle
Elon Musk has never been afraid to push the envelope when working towards a more innovative future. One of Musk's latest projects, called Neuralink, wants to help people interact with computers by using their minds. Here, we take a look at Musk's claims that Neuralink will bring brain-machine interfaces to the public.
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