A new mouse model of Parkinson’s has demonstrated how the disease could spread from the gut to the brain through the vagus nerve.
A recently published study has suggested that certain anticholinergic medications, such as antidepressants and epilepsy drugs, may increase the risks of dementia later in life.
Researchers have identified the earliest signs of Parkinson’s disease in the brain, many years before patients show any symptoms.
Nilvadipine has been demonstrated to increase blood flow to the hippocampus among people with Alzheimer’s disease, according to a recent study.
Researchers have found that the sleep history and pattern of older men and women may predict the accumulation of proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease.
A ‘mini-brain’ model for studying Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease has been developed, which should allow researchers to study the disease in greater detail than in rodent and nonhuman primate models.
A promising new study could provide an early warning system to enable people with epilepsy to know when they are at risk of having a seizure.
A new study has determined that a simple change to the sleeping patterns of people known as ‘night owls’ can decrease depression and stress.
Researchers have created a blood–brain barrier chip utilizing human induced pluripotent stem cells, which could be utilized to understand neurological disorders on a patient-to-patient basis.