Tuesday, September 29, 2020
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Clear signs of brain injury with severe COVID-19

Certain patients who receive hospital care for coronavirus infection (COVID-19) exhibit clinical and neurochemical signs of brain injury, a University of Gothenburg...

CBD shows promise for fighting aggressive brain cancer

Bethesda, MD - Findings from a new study examining human and canine brain cancer cells suggest that cannabidiol could be a useful...

Can traumatic memories be erased?

Tokyo, Japan - Scientists from Tokyo Metropolitan University have discovered that Drosophila flies lose long-term memory (LTM) of a traumatic event when...

Proteu00edna NCAM2

he molecule NCAM2, a glycoprotein from the superfamily of immunoglobulins, is a vital factor in the formation of the cerebral cortex, neuronal...

How associative fear memory is formed in the brain

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- How does the brain form "fear memory" that links a traumatic event to a particular situation? A pair of researchers...

Gold nanoparticles uncover amyloid fibrils

One of the characteristics of Alzheimer's disease is the presence of knot-like structures between brain cells. These are called "amyloid fibrils" and are formed...

New research could help predict seizures before they happen

Monday, 10 June 2019 - A new study has found a pattern of molecules that appear in the blood before a seizure happens....

Research sheds new light on how brain stem cells are activated

Our brains are notoriously bad at regenerating cells that have been lost through injury or disease. While therapies using neural stem cells (NSCs)...

Brain disorder leaves lasting legacy of disability, study finds

Four out of five people with a hidden brain condition that causes limb weakness or paralysis experience lasting physical difficulties. Research to assess long-term...

Early-life challenges affect how children focus, face the day

Adversity early in life tends to affect a child's executive function skills -- their ability to focus, for example, or organize tasks.Experiences such as...