This article investigates the neuroprotective potential of systemic CD34+ human cord blood cells (hCBCs) in a 6-hydroxydopamine rat model of Parkinson’s disease.
Browsing: Cognitive/neurodegenerative disorders
A newly developed light-sensitive plant–human hybrid protein may effectively modulate Ca2+ channel regulation, bolstering memory formation in mice.
The 2015 Rugby World Cup has sparked discussions over the control of and education around head injuries within both rugby and other sports. We highlight some of the key focuses of the debate and key recent research articles from the journal Concussion.
This review article evaluates best practice standards for selecting patient-reported outcome measures in neurodegenerative conditions.
This article looks at the impacts of the inclusion of family members in the care delivery and decision-making of hospitalized persons with dementia.
A newly identified ‘early warning’ gene signature may help to predict the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.
Genetic variants identified within a cohort of subjects with Alzheimer’s disease have been associated with a delay in age of onset of up to 10 years.
Charbel Moussa discusses his exciting work into the use of FDA approved tyrosine kinase inhibitors to clear toxic neuronal proteins via autophagy.
This review discusses the evidence linking arterial stiffness, hypertension and brain structural abnormalities in older adults.