Tag : central nervous system

Neurology

How COVID-19 affects the nervous system

Newsemia
A new paper published in the journal JAMA Neurology in May 2020 discusses the presentation and complications of COVID-19 with respect to the nervous system....
Biology

Dilp-2–mediated PI3-kinase activation coordinates reactivation of quiescent neuroblasts with growth of their glial stem cell niche

Newsemia
by Xin Yuan, Conor W. Sipe, Miyuki Suzawa, Michelle L. Bland, Sarah E. Siegrist Dietary nutrients provide macromolecules necessary for organism growth and development. In...
Biology

Behavioral flexibility is associated with changes in structure and function distributed across a frontal cortical network in macaques

Newsemia
by Jérôme Sallet, MaryAnn P. Noonan, Adam Thomas, Jill X. O’Reilly, Jesper Anderson, Georgios K. Papageorgiou, Franz X. Neubert, Bashir Ahmed, Jackson Smith, Andrew H....
Biology

BigBrain 3D atlas of cortical layers: Cortical and laminar thickness gradients diverge in sensory and motor cortices

Newsemia
by Konrad Wagstyl, Stéphanie Larocque, Guillem Cucurull, Claude Lepage, Joseph Paul Cohen, Sebastian Bludau, Nicola Palomero-Gallagher, Lindsay B. Lewis, Thomas Funck, Hannah Spitzer, Timo Dickscheid,...
Latest News

Newly developed laboratory model helps reveal how HIV infection affects the brain

Newsemia
Though many negative repercussions of human immunodeficiency virus infection can be mitigated with the use of antiretroviral therapy, one area where medical advances haven’t made...
Latest News

Cryo-electron microscopy helps visualize ball-and-chain inactivation of ion channels

Newsemia
Ion channels, which allow potassium and sodium ions to flow in and out of cells, are crucial in neuronal ‘firing’ in the central nervous system...
Biology

Lack of the MHC class II chaperone H2-O causes susceptibility to autoimmune diseases

Newsemia
by Robin A. Welsh, Nianbin Song, Catherine A. Foss, Tatiana Boronina, Robert N. Cole, Scheherazade Sadegh-Nasseri DO (HLA-DO, in human; murine H2-O) is a highly...
Latest News

New standards needed for improving the design of clinical trials for MS patients

Newsemia
How can the perspectives of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) be given more consideration in clinical trials? This question was investigated and corresponding recommendations were...
Latest News

Comparative study finds three anti-seizure drugs to be equally safe and effective

Newsemia
A new study finds that the three most common treatment options administered in the emergency department for patients who experience refractory status epilepticus are equally...
Latest News

Syphilis rates in patients with kidney failure found to be greater than general population

Newsemia
Syphilis rates, like other sexually transmitted disease rates in the United States, are soaring, and the first known study to examine syphilis rates in patients...
Neurology

Late 30s Could Be 'Critical Time' for Starting MS Therapy

Newsemia
A large study of patients with multiple sclerosis evaluated the interplay of age at disease onset and the timing of immunomodulatory therapy. Medscape Medical News...

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy