Researchers identified specific genetic variants and families of gut microbes associated with anxiety-like behavior, including host genes that influence anxiety indirectly.
Researchers have identified a strain of E.coli in the guts of female mice that cause them to neglect their offspring. The study shows a direct link between the microbiome and maternal behavior.
Researchers find higher levels of LPS and E coli K99 pili proteins in brain samples of Alzheimer's patients.
Researchers report proteins produced by gut bacteria may cause protein misfolding in the brain and cerebral inflammation.
According to a new study, twenty minutes after a meal, gut microbes produce proteins that suppress the desire for feeding in animals.
A new study offers a promising discovery for the treatment and prevention of prion disease.
Inflammation in the brain prevents cells from accessing the iron they need in order to perform a critical role in neurodevelopment.
Researchers have developed a variant of the Mu opioid receptor which has several advantages for experimentation The variant can be grown in large quantities and is water soluble, allowing for experiments and applications which have previously been challenging.