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Autoimmune

Could hyaluronic acid contribute to chronic white matter injury?

Can living in a sunnier climate in your youth reduce the risk of MS?

Could transcranial direct current stimulation offer relief from fatigue in multiple sclerosis sufferers?

Cerebrovascular disease

Could a simple test predict long-term stroke recovery?

Tissue clearing and imaging: an interview with early career researcher, Marika Ruiyao Cai

Investigational gene therapy licensed for Parkinson’s disease: industry news round-up

CNS/PNS/SNS

Pluripotent stem cell-derived neural cells show promise in spinal cord repair

Spinal cord injuries could be repaired by stem cell-based therapy

Can myelin stimulate neuron growth in spinal cord injuries?

Cognitive/neurodegenerative disorders

3D stem cell cultures show promise for improving the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

Digital brain model maps the movement of toxic proteins that lead to disease

Pioneering CJD treatment to be tested in patient for the first time

Demyelinating disease

ECTRIMS 2018: Day 3 Update

ECTRIMS 2018: Day 2 Update

ECTRIMS 2018: Day 1 Update

Development and pediatrics

Monogenic neurodevelopmental disorders may not be as simple as they seem

Cerebral organoids and brain development: how do we define cell maturity?

Autism and insecticides: could maternal exposure increase risk in offspring?

Epilepsy and seizure

Cannabidiol for epilepsy expected to be available within 6 weeks: industry news round-up

First FDA-approved cannabinoid-derived drug for seizures

Epilepsy and cannabinoids: current consensus, controversies and future outlook

Genetics

Treasure trove of 102 genes associated with autism identified

Monogenic neurodevelopmental disorders may not be as simple as they seem

From risk to resilience: understanding the role of genetics in Alzheimer’s disease

Headache

Alzheimer’s drug development halted following toxic reaction: industry news round-up

Aimovig® receives EMA license for the prevention of migraine

Aimovig® receives positive CHMP opinion for the prevention of migraine

Immune disorders and inflammation

Inflammatory disease and anxiety: could endocannabinoids be a mechanism of comorbidity?

FENS 2018: Immune system offers new way of treating Alzheimer’s disease

FENS 2018: Could anxiety and inflammation be treated with cannabis?

Infection

Could Alzheimer’s disease be kick-started by periodontal bacteria?

Risk of developing neurological conditions may be increased with antiretroviral therapy

Zika vaccine yields promising results for treating glioblastoma

Injury/trauma

Spinal cord stimulation enables paralyzed man to walk

Traumatic brain injury and circulating biomarkers: the CREACTIVE trial, an interview with Guido Bertolini

Concussion and the media: the importance of reporting

Movement disorders

BrainStorm scraps initial access to NurOwn® for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Parkinson’s drugs may cause impulse control disorders

Is there a link between diabetes and Parkinson’s disease?

Neuro-ophthalmology

Vision in Alzheimer's disease: a focus on the anterior afferent pathway

Glaucoma research gives a glimpse of a novel neuroprotection mechanism

Management of glaucoma as a neurodegenerative disease

Neurometabolic

Epigenetics, opioids and immune regulation: interviews from SfN17

Jeffrey Iliff: glymphatics, Alzheimer’s and future directions

SfN17: Neurodegeneration and the microbiome – new research highlights

Neuromuscular

New genetic suspects identified for ALS and FTD

Novel discovery in motor neuron disease may pave the way for future treatments

EAN 2017: Guillain-Barré syndrome risk associated with month of birth

Neuropsychiatry

Treasure trove of 102 genes associated with autism identified

Meeting the challenge of digital mental health

Autism and insecticides: could maternal exposure increase risk in offspring?

Oncology/tumor

Zika vaccine yields promising results for treating glioblastoma

Brain cancer dataset made freely accessible to global researchers

Brain metastases could be tackled using new therapy with silibinin

Pain

Spinal cord stimulation enables paralyzed man to walk

Chronic pain relief: medical marijuana study identifies possible change in brain connections

NCTalks with Irene Tracey: lessons from pain, analgesia and anesthesia

Sleep

#NCIntroduces... Sleep science

Better sleep works like a dream at reducing fear learning

Sleep research realizes the dream of understanding brain plasticity mechanisms