Immune System Linked to Night-time Drinking

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Researchers from the University of Adelaide have found a new link between the brain's immune system and the desire to drink alcohol in the evening.

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Head Trauma in Adolescence Increases Risk of Developing Multiple Sclerosis

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Researchers used medical records to identify concussion treated in hospital among children from birth to age 10 years; and in adolescence from ages 11 to 20. The risk of MS in later adulthood was examined for these two groups.

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2017 ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE FACTS AND FIGURES

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Video describing the prevalence of Alzheimer's Disease from the Alzheimer's Association

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Global Virtual Lab Will Solve the Secrets of the Brain, Using LEGO.

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21 of the leading neuroscience labs across the world are joining forces to solve the secrets of the brain, using Lego

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Immune System Plays a Critical Role in Microvascular Repair Following Stroke

Immune System Plays a Critical Role in Microvascular Repair Following Stroke

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study suggests that two neutrophil-related proteins may play critical roles in protecting the brain from stroke-induced damage and could be used as treatments for intracerebral hemorrhage.

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APC Protein Deletion Disrupts Cell Signalling and Could Cause Autism
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Researchers show deletion of the protein APC in progenitor cells leads to massive disruption of brain development and a signaling cascade previously linked to genes associated with autism.

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How do Poison Frogs Protect Themselves Against Their Own Neurotoxin?
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Scientists are a step closer to resolving a related head-scratcher, how do these frogs keep from poisoning themselves?

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The Ancient Behaviour of Sleep, Conserved Throughout Evolution
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The finding that jellyfish sleep implies that sleep is an ancient behavior, largely untouched by millennia of evolution.

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