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2015-05-19 11:42:59

Researchers were able to turn back time on mice brains. Will this be possible for humans in the future?

2015-05-14 23:08:20

Sleep deprivation is literally killing us – solving problems associated with sleep deprivation and preventing horrific accidents caused by driver fatigue is what one NC based technology company,

2015-05-14 23:01:45

A novel compound developed by a team led by the University of Colorado Boulder may be therapeutic in suppressing misguided inflammatory responses by a set of immune cells known as microglia to

2015-05-14 12:29:35

First-of-its-kind database of individual neurons enables scientists to understand fundamental building blocks of the brain SEATTLE, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Allen Institute

2015-05-13 12:27:43

Sleep - Waste Of Time Or Welcome Respite? ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research recently conducted by the Better

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2015-05-12 14:44:48

Our brains may be more "flexible" than we thought, as scientists found a molecule that can change the fate of a neuron's roles.

2015-05-11 20:24:12

MENLO PARK, Calif., May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nevro Corp.

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2015-05-08 09:15:52

According to a new report in PLOS Biology, researchers from the University of Bern in Switzerland and the University of Göttingen in Germany have been able to restore vision in mice that had developed blindness.

2015-05-06 08:31:25

GERMANTOWN, Md., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc.

2015-05-04 23:05:53

Study to compare Company’s proprietary processed human nerve allograft to hollow tubes for bridging gaps in peripheral nerve tissue. Alachua, FL (PRWEB) May


Latest Nervous system Reference Libraries

Midbrain
2013-07-25 15:13:23

The midbrain, also known as the mesencephalon is the part of the brain most responsible for vision, motor control, arousal, temperature regulation, alertness and hearing. Formation and Orientation The midbrain is found under the cerebral cortex and above the hindbrain. The mesencephalon is not divided into any other portions of the brain unlike the other two vesicles that stem from the neural tube. There are four separate lobes on the side of the cerebral aqueduct within the...

Brain
2013-03-05 13:54:00

Formation and Orientation The development of the brain is broken down into stages. The basic evolution begins in the third week of the embryonic process where the neural plate is formed. By week four, the neural plate has developed into the neural tube. The anterior part of the tube, the telencephalon, grows rapidly as it prepares to later give way to the brain. As time goes on, cells begin to classify themselves as either neurons or glial cells, thus determining their functions. Glial...

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logocentrism
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.
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