by Kayt Sukel
Could an overactive circuit in the brain be inherited? Researchers find positive evidence in monkeys.Jim Schnabel
by Jim Schnabel
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. One of our series of Briefing Papers.
Finding hints at future treatment strategy for traumatic brain injury, stroke, and Alzheimer’s.by Kayt Sukel
Neurons' branches form corridors that newer neurons can travel through.by Carl Sherman
“There is this focus in science on studying one factor at a time, but diseases and disorders—particularly the most intractable ones—don’t arise this way,” says one researcher.by Guy McKhann, MD
by Marisa M. Silveri, Ph.D.
Personalized medicine may be the answer for brain tumor therapy, which desperately needs new ideas and approaches.
From our free print publication, Brain in the News.
Wrong-headed teen behavior isn’t due necessarily to a lack of knowing right from wrong, but rather an inability to hold back the wrong answer or behavior.
One of our series of Reports on Progress.