Shutting down the top risk gene holds potential for halting the disease process
Earlier identification and treatment could be life-saving
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded today to Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young for discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling circadian rhythms.
A new study adds to findings that female children and adolescents are more susceptible to head injuries
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017 was awarded to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young for discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling circadian rhythms...
Are probiotics for MS next?
Controversial experiment ignites debate over whether scientific work could be used to justify harsh prison tactics
Pro athletes can have other conditions that make diagnosis difficult
Researchers hope to move to clinical trials in 2018
Watching neurons guide live mouse activities may help understand diseases like Parkinson’s
Increased acidity found in the brains of patients and mouse models of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder raises treatment questions
There is still no definitive study on the risks for permanent cognitive impairment
A recent study found that drinking even one diet soda a day may triple your risk for developing dementia. But there's a lot more to the story. Nutrition Diva explains
Old animals injected with the hormone component klotho learn and remember better
Though the brain damage can be severe, a recent study shows that areas involved in language, emotion and memory are evidently spared
A transport vehicle the size of a virus may ferry chemotherapies and other molecular cargo through the imposing blood–brain barrier
Research suggests that social interaction is good for both sufferers and those close to them
“Tonic immobility” hinders the ability to fight and is linked to high rates of depression and PTSD
The biggest study of its kind offers the best evidence to date linking the sport to mood and cognitive impairments
The work may offer new insights into the disease’s origins