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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

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

International Nurses Day: a day in the life of Lynn Hundley

International Nurses Day: a day in the life of Ismalia de Sousa

CNS/PNS/SNS

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

Can myelin stimulate neuron growth in spinal cord injuries?

Reprogrammed neuronal stem cells survive long-term in spinal cord injury model

Cognitive/neurodegenerative disorders

Parkinson’s drugs may cause impulse control disorders

Alzheimer’s Society Annual Conference 2018: Making progress in dementia research

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

Demyelinating disease

World Multiple Sclerosis Day – a note from the Editor

NCTalks with Jens Kuhle: monitoring multiple sclerosis using blood neurofilament light protein

Multiple sclerosis: new UK guidelines on disease-modifying therapies

Development and pediatrics

Genes associated with infantile forms of schizophrenia identified

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

Genes, environment and schizophrenia: is the placenta the missing link?

Epilepsy and seizure

Epilepsy and cannabinoids: current consensus, controversies and future outlook

Reports of brain damage call a halt to Bellicum trials: industry news round-up

Could novel epileptic encephalopathy genes promote advances in treatment strategy?

Genetics

Genes, environment and schizophrenia: is the placenta the missing link?

UK Biobank: new genetic risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease identified

New pathways identified in restricting CNS axonal regeneration

Headache

Aimovig® receives positive CHMP opinion for the prevention of migraine

Aimovig® gains US FDA approval for the preventive treatment of migraine

ALKS 5461 accepted for review following previous refusal-to-file for depression: industry news round-up

Immune disorders and inflammation

Could hyaluronic acid contribute to chronic white matter injury?

Analysis of three studies looks at the role of octagam® for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy patients

NCTalks at SfN17: Doris Doudet on Parkinson's, inflammation and the gut

Infection

NCTalks at SfN17: Kijun Yoon gives a Zika update

SfN17: CRISPR and iPSCs – new techniques to study the brain

Infographic: The facts about Zika

Injury/trauma

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

Can myelin stimulate neuron growth in spinal cord injuries?

Reprogrammed neuronal stem cells survive long-term in spinal cord injury model

Movement disorders

Parkinson’s drugs may cause impulse control disorders

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

Multiple sclerosis: new UK guidelines on disease-modifying therapies

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

Genes associated with infantile forms of schizophrenia identified

Depression may be a potential side-effect from medications

Genes, environment and schizophrenia: is the placenta the missing link?

Oncology/tumor

Brain metastases could be tackled using new therapy with silibinin

World Brain Tumor Day: cancer prevention advice and common perceptions

DCVax®-L as a potential vaccine against glioblastoma

Pain

Aimovig® gains US FDA approval for the preventive treatment of migraine

Effects of gabapentin, pregabalin and gastroretentive gabapentin on simulated driving, daytime sedation and cognition

Analysis of three studies looks at the role of octagam® for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy patients

Sleep

#NCIntroduces... Sleep science

Better sleep works like a dream at reducing fear learning

Sleep research realizes the dream of understanding brain plasticity mechanisms