Bacteria in the intestine influence motor dysfunction and neuroinflammation in a mouse model of Parkinson’s disease.
February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
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February 17, 2016|
What does blood oxygen level–dependent functional magnetic resonance imaging actually tell us about brain activity?
February 8, 2016|
In mice, cancer cells genetically modified to express an anticancer cytokine home to tumors and can reduce their growth.
February 5, 2016|
A study on human cells reveals how cellular aging affects the 3-D architecture of chromosomes.
February 4, 2016|
Injections of progenitor cells into damaged rat hearts may improve function, but not because the implants themselves are creating new muscle.
January 27, 2016|
Genetic evidence suggests that overactive synaptic pruning drives development of schizophrenia.
January 20, 2016|
Key Alzheimer’s disease–related protein may be a transcriptional regulator.
January 13, 2016|
Repeated exposure to explosions can damage the cerebellum in combat veterans and mouse models alike.
January 4, 2016|
A gene-expression signature correlates with a person’s likelihood of experiencing adverse events after receiving a seasonal flu vaccine, scientists show.
December 31, 2015|
A look at the contributions of some of the prominent researchers who died this year