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2011-07-05 23:10:20

Binghamton University researcher Christof Grewer thinks he has an important brain transport protein – glutamate transporter – figured out.

2011-04-26 23:32:16

Structural biologists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) in collaboration with colleagues at Emory University have determined the molecular structure of a key portion, or subunit, of a receptor type commonly expressed in brain cells.

2011-04-13 15:31:53

Individuals with fragile X syndrome, the most common inherited form of intellectual disability, often develop epilepsy, but so far the underlying causes are unknown.

2011-02-23 00:00:41

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on amino acids markets. The global market for amino acids is forecast to reach US$11.6 billion by the year 2015.

2011-02-08 13:36:48

Much of the devastation of stroke and head trauma is due to damage caused the overproduction of a substance in the brain called glutamate.

2011-02-07 18:25:30

A digital signal processing technique long used by statisticians to analyze data is helping Houston scientists understand the roots of memory and learning, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases and stroke.

2010-12-07 14:04:04

Bioengineers from the University of California, San Diego developed an explanation for why some types of neurons die sooner than others in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease.

2010-10-25 09:54:00

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2010-10-21 09:05:10

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive and fatal brain disease that nearly 5 million people are living with today.

2010-10-19 12:46:52

Lowering levels of a key protein involved in regulating learning and memory—STtriatal-Enriched tyrosine Phosphatase (STEP)—reversed cognitive deficits in mice with Alzheimer's disease.


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