Neurons absorb and release water when they relay messages throughout the brain, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health and other institutions. Tracking this water...
Ten-year risk estimates for Alzheimer's disease and dementia by age, sex, and apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotype may help identify patients who could benefit from early prevention, Danish...
The Alzheimer’s gamble: NIH tries to turn billions in new funding into treatment for deadly brain disease
New from Science Magazine: The Alzheimer’s gamble: NIH tries to turn billions in new funding into treatment for deadly brain disease
For many years, researchers have thought that the scar that forms after a spinal cord injury actively prevents damaged neurons from regrowing. In a study of rodents, scientists supported by the...
Results from a clinical trial of more than 250 participants with progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) revealed that ibudilast was better than a placebo in slowing down brain shrinkage. The study...