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Alzheimer’s Gene Affects Energy Consumption in Mouse Brains
Sukanya Charuchandra | Sep 30, 2018
One variant limited the brain’s ability to use glucose.
Tanya Lewis | May 26, 2016
Overall brain metabolic rate can distinguish between pathological states of human consciousness, a study shows.
Study: Faster Metabolism Boosted Human Brains
Tanya Lewis | May 5, 2016
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Brains in Action
Anna Azvolinsky | Oct 31, 2014
An inspiring lecturer turned Marcus Raichle’s focus from music and history to science. Since then, he has pioneered the use of imaging to study how our brains function.