What is Dementia?

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Which diseases cause dementia? How do they affect the brain? What symptoms do they lead to? Voiced by Game of Thrones star Iwan Rheon, this short introduction explains the essentials of a condition affecting 850,000 people across the UK today.

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Creating an Environmentally Sustainable Lab

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Discover opportunities for improving the sustainability of your lab.

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What If Mainstream Health Care Operated Like a Medical Marijuana Dispensary?

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In this TED talk, David Casarett asks: What if mainstream health care operated more like a medical marijuana dispensary?

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Motor Errors Lead to Enhanced Performance in Older Adults

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Making big exaggerated movement errors improves fine-tuning of motor control, just like babies.

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New Data and Analysis Tools Released for Allen Brain Observatory

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Allen Institute for Brain Science releases new data and analysis tools for the Allen Brain Observatory.

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Novel Imaging Method Reveals New Food-Seeking Circuitry

Novel Imaging Method Reveals New Food-Seeking Circuitry

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Researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center used a novel micro-periscope to investigate cell activity in the insular cortex during food seeking behaviour, revealing new neuronal pathways important for energy balance.

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FDA to Fast Track Designation for Pfizer and Lilly's Tanezumab
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Global Phase 3 program is studying potential new treatment option for millions of people living with chronic pain associated with osteoarthritis and chronic low back pain.

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Genetic Variation, Ozone Combine to Increase Autism Risk
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A new analysis shows that individuals with high levels of genetic variation and elevated exposure to ozone in the environment are at an even higher risk for developing autism than would be expected by adding the two risk factors together.

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Neurocircuitry Underlying Arousal Uncovered
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Caltech researchers have identified a subset of neurons in the dorsal raphe important for mediating arousal.

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