BrainWeb provides information and links to validated sites about brain diseases and disorders from outside sources and from Dana publications.
The Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives' Staying Sharp program includes live public forums, printed and printable resources, and videos.
Reviews by eminent neuroscientists of specific areas of research, including normal function, disease, and new technologies.
Briefing Papers take an in-depth look at basic and timely brain-related topics, like traumatic brain injury and obesity.
While our understanding of relapsing remitting disease and
treatment options have expanded enormously in recent years, understanding the
mechanism of secondary and primary progressive MS, including the
neurodegenerative aspects of these diseases, remains a central question.
“Cis P-tau” also eyed as possible trigger of
Recent research provides strong evidence that
pollutants cause harms, and suggests underlying pathways and mechanisms.
Personalized medicine may be the answer for brain tumor therapy, which desperately needs new ideas and approaches.
Dana Foundation grantee Michael Lipton is
looking at the cumulative effect of heading impacts by monitoring changes in
brain structure and function with diffusion tensor imaging and cognitive tests.
In July 2014, an international consortium of schizophrenia researchers mounted the largest biological experiment in the
history of psychiatry. With many more avenues for exploring the biological
underpinnings of schizophrenia now available to neuroscientists, hope may be on
the way for the estimated 2.4 million Americans and 1 in 100 people worldwide
affected by the illness, one in which drugs have limited impact and there is no