Researchers have successfully restored the ability to walk in mice paralyzed as a result of spinal cord injuries with the help of a small molecular compound.
Findings could lead to new treatments for Rett Syndrome and other forms of autism, researchers report.
New findings could pave the way for developing improved epilepsy treatments and therapies for other neurological disorders.
New research suggests environmental exposure to bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical commonly found in plastics and resins, could suppress a gene critical to nerve cell function and the development of the central nervous system. Exposure to BPA could predispose humans to a number of neurodevelopmental and other health disorders.