By Carl Sherman
The actions of astrocytes and oligodendrocytes vary from region to region, suggesting that these cells function somewhat differently in each area. But as we age, a new study suggests such regional differences become less marked.
by Guy McKhann, MD
Emmy-award winning journalist Charlie Rose will receive the inaugural Dana Public Outreach Award for his commitment to educating the public about the importance of brain research through his broadcasting work. The award was announced during Brain Awareness Week.
by Carl Sherman
Brain Awareness Week has a proud history and a bright future. Our monthly column, by Guy McKhann, MD, in Brain in the News.
Researchers find effects of exhaust fume particles in people who live close to busy roadways, even children.by Joseph A. Gogos, MD, PhD
of genetic copy-number variants and growing data on their links to mental disorders
suggest new paths of investigation and new targets for therapies. One in our series of Reports on Progress.