According to a new study, children with a variant of the APLP2 gene were up-to five times more likely to develop myopia if they spent more than an hour a day reading.
A new study reports on a possible reason for accelerated cell deterioration in Parkinson's disease.
A new study details how a dormant fungal spore germinates and transforms into a yeast that can cause meningitis.
According to a new study, degenerating neurons in the brains of Alzheimer's patients measurably responded to a new, experimental gene therapy.
A new study identifies a cause of resilience to tinnitus and hint at a possible drug that could reduce the chances of developing the disease.
A new study reports on the crucial role the protein GRK2 plays in regulating the body's internal clock.
According to new research, the C9orf72 mutation causes long strands of RNA to block specific pathways which usually move proteins into a cell's nucleus.
According to a new study, using an optogenetic technique, researchers have been able to control embryonic stem cell differentiation, enabling them to be transformed into neurons.
A new study reports preconception trauma can result in the transmission of epigenetic changes from the parent to children.
Researchers have discovered a new way to potentially reprogram cancer cells and revert them back to a non-cancerous state.
Researchers have uncovered how a change in the PTBP1 protein can spur the creation of neurons. They propose this change could have fuelled the evolution of the human brain.
According to a new study, when two debris clearing proteins don't work together as they should, Parkinson's disease can occur.