A new study has indicated that high levels of TREM2 within monocytes are linked to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The study results help to further unravel the role of the immune system within the disease.
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.
The findings of a new study propose a novel anti-invasion strategy for glioblastoma, involving the constant activation of proteins that support cell motility.
Researchers at the University of Miami suggest a multiple component model behind cognitive flexibility, previously thought to be a manifest of a single cognitive operation.
Diffusion tensor imaging highlights brain damage in individuals with high blood pressure.
Findings from a recent study suggest that young adults diagnosed with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder during adolescence exhibit differences in brain structure associated with abnormal working memory function.
Sleeping for less than 6 hours or more than 10 hours per night could increase the likelihood of suffering from low-grade inflammation in aging men.
A newly identified ‘early warning’ gene signature may help to predict the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.