|Scientists create mini-brains to study neurological diseases|
Testing drugs and investigating how disease works will be more effective using the tiny mini-brains derived from human cells instead of animals because "we're not 150-pound rats," researchers said. Photo by Thomas Hartung/Johns Hopkins University.
UPI.com - Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:02
|Mini Brains Made From Stem Cells May One Day Be Used To Study Brain Diseases ...|
Medical Daily - Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:26
|Researchers create 'mini-brains' in lab to study neurological diseases|
Medical Xpress - Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:56
|Newly developed mini-brains to prove useful for research on neurological diseases|
Maine News Online - Sat, 13 Feb 2016 01:56
|'Statins for the brain' could prevent millions of Alzheimer's Disease cases|
Existing drugs delay the progress of Alzheimer's, but their failure to tackle the underlying cause in the brain means that they quickly wear off and the disease soon takes its devastating course. The new research, detailed in the journal Science ...
Daily Mail - Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:27
|New wonder drug could protect people from Alzheimer's Diseases|
Western Daily Press - Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:00
|'Neurostatin' drug could help protect against Alzheimer's|
Irish Examiner - Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:07
|Cancer drug could prevent Alzheimer's and dementia as scientists announce ...|
Mirror.co.uk - Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:01
|FDA and the Spread of Brain Diseases: Shadow Economic Crisis (Part 2)|
The bad oils that have been fed to Americans for over five decades have now been linked to the increase in deadly brain diseases. In an official release, the FDA admits that the laboratory-engineered oils cause “memory loss” without telling the full ...
Patriot Post - Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:22
|Medical Marijuana Can Help Fight Degenerative Brain Diseases Caused by ...|
Celebrated NFL players like Ken Stabler and Junior Seau suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy, a brain disease which is reportedly due to repeated blows to the head. Another late and former quarterback Earl Morrall was also revealed to have ...
Latinos Health - Tue, 09 Feb 2016 18:48
|Neurotechnology offers new solutions to treating brain diseases|
A new wave of medical technologies is changing the way we approach studying the brain and treating patients suffering from neurological diseases and mental illness. For people suffering from Parkinson's, epilepsy, OCD and severe depression, these ...
Tech Page One - Tue, 26 Jan 2016 10:00
|Degenerative brain diseases have been in the NFL a long time|
Ken Stabler slung the ball around for the Oakland Raiders in the 1970s, far before the attention and spotlight on brain injuries of the modern NFL. Stabler, who passed away at 69 years old last July, donated his brain to scientists in Massachusetts ...
Fusion - Wed, 03 Feb 2016 10:52
|Brochure on heart and brain diseases released|
Health Minister Kamineni Srinivas on Wednesday released a brochure on 'Ten Commandments' to prevent heart and brain diseases prepared by Cardiological Society of India Andhra Pradesh Chapter president P. Chandrasekhar, in Hyderabad.
The Hindu - Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:00
|Improved lifestyle slashes risk of developing dementia by 22pc|
Dementia has several different causes, with Alzheimer's triggering 62pc of cases, and vascular dementia, which is caused by restriction in the brain's blood supply, accounting for 17pc. Ten per cent of sufferers have both conditions while the other ...
Telegraph.co.uk - Sun, 07 Feb 2016 04:33
|Better lifestyles cut risk of dementia 22 per cent|
The Australian (blog) - Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:02