Researchers have identified two gene mutations associated with an increased risk of developing eating disorders.
Axon pruning becomes reactivated in neurodegenerative diseases, a new study finds.
Transplanted stem cells help build a 'biobridge' which links uninjured brain regions to those damaged as a result of TBI, a new study shows.
Using transgenic mice, researchers find a lack of autophagy in neurons prevents the secretion of amyloid beta and the formation of β-amyloid plaques in the brain.
A new study provides a glimpse into the current limitations and powerful implications of precision medicine.
A shortage of zinc may contribute to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.
Words which refer to 'big', abstract things are processed more quickly by the brain than 'smaller' words, a new study suggests.
New research indicates mental illness could make the brain more susceptible to smoking and nicotine addiction.
A new study finds protein synthesis in dendrites could be responsible for long-term memory formation in the brain, in addition to other functions.
Researchers report on differences in the brain structures of ballet dancers which could help them avoid feeling dizzy when they pirouette. The finding could help improve treatment for patients with chronic dizziness.
Researchers have found a link between a commonly prescribed statin drug and cognitive impairment, according to a new study.