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Reviews by eminent neuroscientists of specific areas of research, including normal function, disease, and new technologies.
BrainWeb provides information and links to validated sites about brain diseases and disorders from external sources and from Dana publications.
growth hormone treatments, used during 1959-85, may have been contaminated with
“infectious” amyloid beta aggregates.
function of ALS-linked protein TDP-43 seen as potentially major contributor to
A Nobel Prize-winning neurologist/biochemist has transmitted a Parkinson's-like disease from the involved brain to a mouse model.
Finding hints at future treatment strategy for traumatic
brain injury, stroke, Alzheimer’
Yet Harvard researchers insist brain-improving effects of GDF11 were real.
Scientists seem to be zeroing in on the once-elusive mechanisms of ALS, and are starting to design and test therapies that target those mechanisms.