5789 New technology may help inform brain stimulation
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New technology may help inform brain stimulation
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Researchers are a step closer to unravelling the mystery of brain activity to better understand the outcomes of deep brain stimulation (DBS).
5778 Milk's packaging influences its flavor
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Milk's packaging influences its flavor
[unable to retrieve full-text content]The dairy industry strives to preserve the quality and safety of milk products while maintaining the freshest possible taste for consumers. To date, the industry has
5772 New test could detect Alzheimer's disease 3.5 years before clinical diagnosis
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New test could detect Alzheimer's disease 3.5 years before clinical diagnosis
[unable to retrieve full-text content]New research has established a blood-based test that could be used to predict the risk of Alzheimer’s disease up to 3.5 years before clinical diagnosis.
5766 Supplementation with amino acid serine eases neuropathy in diabetic mice
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Supplementation with amino acid serine eases neuropathy in diabetic mice
[unable to retrieve full-text content]The study adds to growing evidence that some often-underappreciated, ‘non-essential’ amino acids play important roles in the nervous system. The findings
5760 More steps, moderate physical activity cuts dementia, cognitive impairment risk
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More steps, moderate physical activity cuts dementia, cognitive impairment risk
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Senior women were less likely to develop mild cognitive impairment or dementia if they did more daily walking and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity.
5746 Potential hidden cause of dementia detected
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Potential hidden cause of dementia detected
[unable to retrieve full-text content]A new study suggests that some patients diagnosed with behavioral-variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD) — an incurable condition that robs patients of the
5742 New tool uses ultrasound 'tornado' to break down blood clots
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New tool uses ultrasound 'tornado' to break down blood clots
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Researchers have developed a new tool and technique that uses ‘vortex ultrasound’ — a sort of ultrasonic tornado — to break down blood clots
5726 Regulating immunological memory may help immune system fight disease
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Regulating immunological memory may help immune system fight disease
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Scientists have long sought to better understand the human body’s immune responses that occur during various diseases, including cancer and inflammatory diseases.
New genetic disorder that causes susceptibility to opportunistic infections
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New genetic disorder that causes susceptibility to opportunistic infections
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Immunogeneticists have discovered a new genetic disorder that causes immunodeficiency and profound susceptibility to opportunistic infections including a life-threatening
5714 Finding a new way: Orienteering can train the brain, may help fight cognitive decline
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Finding a new way: Orienteering can train the brain, may help fight cognitive decline
[unable to retrieve full-text content]The sport of orienteering, which draws on athleticism, navigational skills and memory, could be useful as an intervention or preventive measure to fight cognitive
5708 New nanoparticles deliver therapy brain-wide, edit Alzheimer's gene in mice
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New nanoparticles deliver therapy brain-wide, edit Alzheimer's gene in mice
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Researchers describe a new family of nano-scale capsules made of silica that can carry genome-editing tools into many organs around the body and then harmlessly dissolve.
5702 Good news for athletes who are slow to recover from concussion
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Good news for athletes who are slow to recover from concussion
[unable to retrieve full-text content]A new study suggests that athletes who recover more slowly from concussion may be able to return to play with an additional month of recovery beyond the typical recovery
5691 Study explores effects of dietary choline deficiency on neurologic and system-wide health
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Study explores effects of dietary choline deficiency on neurologic and system-wide health
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Choline, an essential nutrient produced in small amounts in the liver and found in foods including eggs, broccoli, beans, meat and poultry, is a vital ingredient for
5685 Study finds active galactic nuclei are even more powerful than thought
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Study finds active galactic nuclei are even more powerful than thought
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Powered by supermassive black holes swallowing matter in the centers of galaxies, active galactic nuclei are the most powerful compact steady sources of energy in
5679 How your mood affects the way you process language
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How your mood affects the way you process language
[unable to retrieve full-text content]When people are in a negative mood, they may be quicker to spot inconsistencies in things they read, a new study suggests.
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