New research explains how parts of the brain keep a delicate balance of zinc during embryonic neurodevelopment.
A shortage of zinc may contribute to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
According to a new study, researchers have discovered a mechanism that appears to be key in the development of Alzheimer's disease.
A new study reveals long term exposure of particulate matter in air pollution triggered the appearance of cancer related genes and inflammation in the brains of rats. The study provides additional insight into the health effects of air pollution.
Study finds no association between mineral levels or dietary mineral intake and an increased risk of multiple sclerosis.
University of Melbourne researchers are conducting trials to see if intravenous administration of zinc chloride will help combat some of the effects of COVID-19. Previous studies have shown zinc is effective at slowing the rate of other respiratory infections, such as SARS.