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Neurology

How COVID-19 affects the nervous system

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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....
Neurology

Cancer drug nilotinib found to be safe and well-tolerated in Alzheimer's disease clinical trial

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A Georgetown University Medical Center clinical trial investigating the cancer drug nilotinib in people with Alzheimer’s disease finds that it is safe and well-tolerated, and...
Neurology

Study pinpoints electrophysiological mechanism behind upper motor neuron disease

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Scientists from Northwestern Medicine and the University of Belgrade have pinpointed the electrophysiological mechanism behind upper motor neuron disease, unlocking the door to potential treatments...
AI/ML

Artificial pieces of brain use light to communicate with real neurons

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Researchers have created a way for artificial neuronal networks to communicate with biological neuronal networks. The new system converts artificial electrical spiking signals to a...
Biology

Early correction of synaptic long-term depression improves abnormal anxiety-like behavior in adult GluN2B-C456Y-mutant mice

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by Wangyong Shin, Kyungdeok Kim, Benjamin Serraz, Yi Sul Cho, Doyoun Kim, Muwon Kang, Eun-Jae Lee, Hyejin Lee, Yong Chul Bae, Pierre Paoletti, Eunjoon Kim...
Gastroenterology

CXCL10 and CCL21 Promote Migration of Pancreatic Cancer Cells Toward Sensory Neurons and Neural Remodeling in Tumors in Mice, Associated With Pain in Patients

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Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC) is frequently accompanied by excruciating pain, which has been associated with attraction of cancer cells and their invasion of intrapancreatic sensory...
Biology

Interhemispheric connections between olfactory bulbs improve odor detection

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by Florence Kermen, Pradeep Lal, Nicholas G. Faturos, Emre Yaksi Interhemispheric connections enable interaction and integration of sensory information in bilaterian nervous systems and are...
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Solving the mystery of unidentified late-onset neurodegenerative disorder

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When a patient with puzzling neurological symptoms enrolled in the Undiagnosed Diseases Network, researchers led by Dr. Hugo J. Bellen were set on solving the...
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Mutated ATP1B gene a risk factor for Parkinson’s

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The brain consists of about 100 billion neurons that form a complex and interconnected network in our brain, allowing us to generate complex thought patterns...

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