New discovery on how several brain areas communicate

Apr 27, 2015 by

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon have identified a new pathway within the brain’s striatum that’s used by several brain areas to communicate....

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Postmortem mouse brain tells us what they learned

Apr 24, 2015 by

Scientists can now read a mouse’s brain after it’s dead to determine what it learned before it died....

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More evidence that Alzheimer’s may be an autoimmune di...

Apr 22, 2015 by

Scientists have discovered higher levels of an antibody that works against the lipid ceramide, which is increased in Alzheimer’s....

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High thyroid hormone in pregnancy can affect baby’s br...

Apr 20, 2015 by

A new study has found that high maternal thyroid hormone levels during pregnancy can negatively affect the baby’s IQ later in childhood....

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Our brains age less that original thought

Apr 17, 2015 by

Researchers are now saying that older brains may be more like younger brains than they originally thought....

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Epilepsy drug restore memory and function in early Alzheimer...

Apr 15, 2015 by

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University have discovered that a particular epilepsy drug reverses a condition in the elderly who are at high risk for dementia due to Alzheimer’s....

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Steroids rapidly restore blood-brain barrier after TBI

Apr 13, 2015 by

A study from Columbia Engineering has found that giving soldiers steroids right after a blast injury occurs may help rapidly restore the blood-brain barrier’s function....

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