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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.
Migraine is not a fatal disorder but can ruin a life and a family. Clinically migraine varies from patient to patient and reflects a highly choreographed interplay between brain and the environment. Here is the latest on what now is understood about migraine and what are becoming effective drug targets for treatment.
At a recent NYAS conference, researchers compare
notes, trying to suss out why so many older people show signs of delirium just
after surgery, and to predict which ones will progress to longer-term dysfunction
and earlier-onset dementia.
World Health Organization estimates that 55 percent of individuals in developed
countries like the U.S. are not getting the mental health treatment they
require. Can mental health apps help fill the void for the millions who lack
access to in-person care?
(Listen to Q&A with Raymond Dingledine, Ph.D., and Bjørnar Hassel, M.D., Ph.D.)
new study has found that inhibiting an enzyme that is critical in metabolic
communication has an anti-seizure effect in epileptic mice. These findings may
very well initiate a shift to new therapeutic approaches for the many people
who suffer from seizures and convulsions and who are treatment-resistant.
People who react strongly to placebos also react strongly to antidepressants, and vice versa, according to new research. Splitting clinical trials by reactor/nonreactor might help researchers better test a potential drug’s effectiveness.
Researchers investigate an FDA-approved diabetes drug
that affects effect on energy production in cells.