Researchers have developed a new mouse model of ALS that could help provide better understanding of the progressive nature of the disease.
Adjusting levels of KYNA can have a significant effect on schizophrenia symptoms, a new study reports.
Researchers discover a link between neural tube defects and neurodegenerative diseases.
Researchers propose Francisco Goya may have suffered from Susac's syndrome, a rare autoimmune disease that robbed him of his hearing.
A new study reveals a gene that plays a key role in the formation of neural tube defects.
Researchers have identified a gene that appears to be implicated in depression in both animal and human models of the disorder. The gene, Slc6a15 can either amplify or reduce stress, depending on its level of activity.
A study in Sleep reports on a link between cognition, sleep and a metabolite called kynurenic acid. The metabolite has previously been linked to schizophrenia.
Researchers have identified a link between traumatic brain injury and intestinal changes. A new study reports the intestinal changes may contribute to increased risk of developing infections and could worsen brain damage in TBI patients.
Researchers have identified a mechanism that may explain what is commonly known as the Mozart Effect, where sound input is linked to developing cognitive function.
A new study reports mast cells play a key role in determining sex differences in the developing brain.