A recent study has reported that defects in a nuclear receptor located in the brain could be linked to autism spectrum disorders.
Researchers have identified genes in the human genome that could modify the severity of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia.
Sara Mole (UCL) discusses her work on Batten disease, as well as the universal challenges encountered when researching and treating rare neurological diseases.
Genetics are a risk factor for developing dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease and now several Alzheimer’s prevention trials are focused on individuals, who based on their age and genetic profile, are at high risk for developing the disease.
Disturbance to nuclear transport caused by protein aggregation has been implicated in the pathology of ALS and FTD.
In these interviews, we speak to four early career researchers whose respective research findings were highlighted by the Society as ones to watch in the coming years.
A new study implicates a novel gene target in the efficacy of electroconvulsive therapy as a depression treatment.
This review from Biomarkers in Medicine examines the usefulness of telomere length as biomarkers for neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and autism.
A new study sheds light on a genetic polymorphism that may play a role in major depressive disorder.
New research suggests risk of suicide attempt is increased by the interaction of bipolar disorder genetic risk and trauma