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New study reveals a holistic way to look at neurons in the brain

A new lens on visual neurons is laying the groundwork for a more complete “family tree” of the mammalian brain. A team of researchers from the Allen Institute for Brain

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Research shows what happens in the sensory cortex when learning and recognising patterns

A study by scientists at the University of Sussex is challenging the common understanding of how mammalian brains work. The research, published in Current Biology, suggests that neurons in the

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Rats also capable of transmitting hantavirus

Universit√§tsmedizin Berlin have confirmed Germany’s first-ever case of animal-to-human transmission involving a specific species of virus known as the ‘Seoul virus.’ Working alongside colleagues from Friedrich-Loeffer-Institut (FLI), the researchers were

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Innovative machine-learning approach for future diagnostic advances in Parkinson’s disease

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disease, with patient numbers being expected to double worldwide in the next 20 years. The detailed molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying

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Americans don’t eat enough fish and miss out on robust health benefits

Eating fish can provide powerful advantages for the heart and brain, yet Americans eat less than half of the 26 pounds per year that experts recommend. By contrast, Americans buy

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Nearly one in five cancer patients less likely to enroll in clinical trials during pandemic

A significant portion of cancer patients may be less likely to enroll in a clinical trial due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to an article published this week in

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Brain metastases cause severe brain damage that can be inhibited by treatment

Researchers from the University of Seville and the University of Oxford have described how the presence of brain metastases causes acute cerebrovascular dysfunction from the early stages of the disease.

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