Latest Neurogenesis Stories
A new study examining the brains of fruit flies reveals a novel stem cell mechanism that may help explain how neurons form in humans.
Despite a longstanding view that an adult brain is incapable of generating new neurons, researchers have discovered that a person’s hippocampus is constantly generating more of them.
Decreasing the amount of oxygen traditionally used when culturing stem cells for use in neurological therapies could drastically affect their survival rate.
Based on research involving mice twins, an individual’s personal experiences add to the neural connections within the brain, allowing that individual to deviate in its own unique way.
Jonas Salk was responsible for the eradication of polio, now the institute named for him is tackling an even more universally deleterious condition.
A research team led by the Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) has found the first evidence that selective activation of a key brain region can reduce anxiety without affecting learning.
Down syndrome is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is the leading cause of genetically defined intellectual disability.