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neurodegenerative disease

Finding link between gut and brain

The new research focuses on the influence of gut microbes on two types of cells that play a major role in the central nervous system.

17 May 2018 11:51 AM

Find out ways to fence progress of Neurodegenerative diseases

Neurons normally don't reproduce or replace themselves, so when they become damaged or die they cannot be replaced by the body.

02 Apr 2018 8:08 AM

A beautiful mind fades

Stephen Hawking was undoubtedly the greatest cosmologist of his time who made us see the birth of the universe in the clearest possible light.

15 Mar 2018 1:45 AM

Superagers' youthful brains offer clues to keeping sharp

Parts of the brain shrink with age, one of the reasons why most people experience a gradual slowing of at least some types of memory.

23 Feb 2018 6:07 PM

'Ground-breaking' new drug gives hope in Huntington's disease

The drug uses an approach called antisense to stop a gene producing a particular protein.

12 Dec 2017 11:51 AM


Atomic structure of Alzheimer causing protein discovered

Researchers say new development should help them map a treatment for the neurodegenerative disease.

06 Jul 2017 9:34 AM