Couldn’t attend the International Stroke Conference (6–8 February 2019, Honolulu, HI, USA)? Find out more about the key headlines here.
Excessive stress during childhood or fetal development can have long-term consequences on the brain, with research from SfN Neuroscience uncovering new mechanisms and therapeutic targets.
Research presented at AAIC has highlighted sex differences associated with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease across the life course, including the first ever large-scale study of reproductive history and dementia risk in women.
Researchers have demonstrated that a pregnant mother’s gut health may be linked to the risk of autism development in their offspring; this may lead to a new understanding of how to prevent neurodevelopmental disorders.