Space Travel Impacts on Brain Connectivity, Says Cosmonaut StudyNews
An international team of Russian and Belgian researchers, including scientists from HSE University, has found out that space travel has a significant impact on the brain.
Aggressive Brain Tumour Could Be Diagnosed With Simple Blood TestNews
New research by Sussex scientists could be the first step towards developing a blood test to diagnose the most aggressive type of brain tumour, known as Glioblastoma.Read more
The Multi-tasking Protein Behind Neuropathic PainNews
Researchers from Japan's Osaka University have made an important leap in our understanding of how chronic pain conditions develop. In a new study, the team explains how a protein previously implicated in neuron growth and cell adhesion is also critical for the development of pain sensitization.Read more
Remembering Is Important, but Forgetting Is Important, TooNews
In a new study, scientists report that halting production of synaptotagmin 17 (syt-17) blocks growth of axons.
BNA Interview Series: The Neuroscience of Psychopathy With Essi VidingArticle
At the British Neuroscience Association (BNA)’s Festival of Neuroscience in April 2019, we were lucky enough to sit down with some influential neuroscientists to discuss their work. We’ve assembled these transcripts into our BNA Interview Series. Here, we interview UCL's Essi Viding on the origins of psychopathy and antisocial behavior in the brain.Read more
Why Science Can’t Afford Mistakes When It Comes to Cell Line AuthenticityArticle
Having strains and cell lines that have been checked and confirmed to be what it says on the tube is invaluable to scientific validity and integrity, saving untold time and money. We spoke to Mindy Goldsborough, Ph.D., Chief Science and Technology Officer, VP and General Manager, ATCC Cell Systems about the importance and challenges of maintaining authenticated cell lines for scientific research.Read more
Metabolic Pathways Are Altered in the Autistic Brain—Finding Could Lead to a Novel Diagnostic TestArticle
A recent study found that there are differences in metabolite concentrations in healthy humans and individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). We spoke with Ilia Kurochkin, research scientist at the Skoltech Center for Neurobiology and Brain Restoration (CNBR), to learn more about the study and how the results could aid the development of a diagnostic tool for ASD.Read more
BNA Interview: Understanding the Link Between Learning and Addiction With Professor Barry EverittArticle
At the BNA's Festival of Neuroscience we were lucky enough to sit down with some influential neuroscientists to discuss their work. We’ve assembled these transcripts into our BNA Interview Series. Here, we interview Cambridge University's Professor Barry Everitt on the connections between learning and addiction.
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