Latest News

Unravelling nerve-cell death in rare children's disease

Mutations in a protein that plays a role in the body?s DNA repair system has been discovered by researchers, similar to what?s observed in the rare children?s disease ataxia-telangiectasia. The discovery provides an approach to identifying therapies that will resuscitate the broken DNA repair mechanism.
View full story

Post your comment.


  • New protein biomarker identifies damaged brain wiring after concussion

  • Loneliness triggers cellular changes that can cause illness, study shows

  • How cocaine changes the brain

  • Neuroscientists gain insight into cause of Alzheimer's symptoms

  • Food odors activate impulse area of the brain in obese children

  • Immune-disorder treatment in mice holds potential for multiple sclerosis patients

  • Mental health risk for new dads

  • Lactate for brain energy

  • Vision test gives insight into the effect of prenatal exposure to recreational drugs

  • Brains with autism adapt differently during implicit learning