A patient with Duchenne muscular dystrophy is only one of three people in the US to receive a LVAD to keep his weakened heart pumping blood around his body.
Researchers move a step closer to creating a bench-top human which could eventually replace animal testing.
Researchers have identified a polio-like syndrome in a group of five California based children over a one year period.
A new study aims to help identify how to match personalized medicine to achieve the best outcomes for recovering in TBI patients.
A new neuroimaging study finds the brain's structure is related to how intensely people perceive pain.
A genetic mutation associated with a number of cancers could also be responsible for papillary craniopharyngioma, a rare but debilitating brain tumor, a new study reports.
Researchers describe a pair of drug candidates which advance the search for new treatments for addiction, pain and other disorders.
Researchers demonstrate melanoma differentiation associated gene, mda-9/syntenin is a driving force behind the aggressive and invasive nature of glioblastoma brain cancer.
Changes in microglia underlie depressive symptoms brought on by exposure to chronic stress, a new study reports.
Ancient Peruvian healers practiced trepanation, a surgical procedure which involved removing a section of the cranial vault with a hand drill, over 1000 years ago in order to treat a variety of ailments, a new study reports.
Researchers have developed a new technology in order to regenerate functional neurons after brain injury.
Recurrent gliomas could have genetic profiles which are different from those of the initial tumors that spawned them, a new study reports.
Researchers identify Neurexin2 as a new target for potential treatment of spinal muscular atrophy.
Researchers suggest a method of biologically manipulating neural circuitry could lead to a new pharmacological approach which could weaken cocaine withdrawal.
Researchers uncover a second rare genetic mutation which increases the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease later in life.