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Phenogenetic Map Created For Stem Cell Models Of Neurological Diseases
Phenogenetic Map Created For Stem Cell Models Of Neurological Diseases
News   Oct 20, 2017

Researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center have performed the first meta-analysis of all induced pluripotent stem cell models for neurological and neurodegenerative diseases, and created an atlas of how cell characteristics are linked to their genotype.

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New Drug Class: Potential Therapeutics for Alzheimer’s Disease?
New Drug Class: Potential Therapeutics for Alzheimer’s Disease?
News   Oct 19, 2017

One step closer to an Alzheimer's treatment? Novel class of drugs more precisely blocks production of toxic forms of beta-amyloid.

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p75 Protein Essential For Pain Neuron Diversity
p75 Protein Essential For Pain Neuron Diversity
News   Oct 18, 2017

Salk researchers find that p75 protein is vital for signaling pain in nervous system

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A New Target for Treating Cannabis Use Disorder
A New Target for Treating Cannabis Use Disorder
News   Oct 18, 2017

New findings suggest that persistent THC exposure may alter the inhibitory function of VTA GABA cells, increasing dopamine levels and the rewarding features of marijuana.

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Pictures of Cats and Dogs Used to Predict Outcome of Dementia in Parkinson's Patients
Pictures of Cats and Dogs Used to Predict Outcome of Dementia in Parkinson's Patients
News   Oct 18, 2017

UCL researchers have developed a quick and simple test to predict which people with early-stage Parkinson’s disease are likely to develop dementia.

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Pathway in Neurons may Contribute to Neurodegenerative Disease
Pathway in Neurons may Contribute to Neurodegenerative Disease
News   Oct 17, 2017

Pathway has received attention as potential drug target.

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Ion Channel 3-D Atomic Structure Solved
Ion Channel 3-D Atomic Structure Solved
News   Oct 17, 2017

The 3-D atomic structure of an ion channel found in mammals that is implicated in a rare, inherited neurodegenerative disease in humans has been solved,

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Biomarker for Glioblastoma Predicts Clinical Course and Sensitivity to Treatment
Biomarker for Glioblastoma Predicts Clinical Course and Sensitivity to Treatment
News   Oct 17, 2017

Scientists validate a biomarker indicative of patients with Glioblastoma prognosis and likely response to specific therapies.

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Physical Manifestations of Stress: Changes in your gut flora
Physical Manifestations of Stress: Changes in your gut flora
News   Oct 17, 2017

A new study finds that stress may be just as harmful to our bodies as a really bad diet.

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Brain Training Improves Cognition in Bipolar Patients
Brain Training Improves Cognition in Bipolar Patients
News   Oct 17, 2017

Researchers at Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital have discovered that a unique kind of brain training can result in large and persistent improvements in cognition in people with bipolar disorder.

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