The daunting complexity of neurological disorders has begun to yield to methods that allow intensive scrutiny of genes and neural circuits
A new study finds that a key protein implicated in Alzheimer’s may normally protect the brain from infection
Two studies suggest onset in adults, but symptoms may be different from those in kids
There’s no reason to focus so much on weaknesses
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Robert Plomin, a deputy director of the MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Center at King’s College London, responds
Scientists have created an interactive brain map showing which areas respond to different words. Nature Video explores how our brains organise the thousands of words in our heads.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on April 27, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.