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Binghamton University researcher Christof Grewer thinks he has an important brain transport protein â€“ glutamate transporter â€“ figured out.
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.
Individuals with fragile X syndrome, the most common inherited form of intellectual disability, often develop epilepsy, but so far the underlying causes are unknown.
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.
Much of the devastation of stroke and head trauma is due to damage caused the overproduction of a substance in the brain called glutamate.
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.
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 Alzheimerâ€™s disease.
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Alzheimerâ€™s disease is a progressive and fatal brain disease that nearly 5 million people are living with today.
Lowering levels of a key protein involved in regulating learning and memoryâ€”STtriatal-Enriched tyrosine Phosphatase (STEP)â€”reversed cognitive deficits in mice with Alzheimer's disease.
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