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Latest Neuroprotection Stories

2013-07-26 11:40:47

More than 11,000 Americans suffer spinal cord injuries each year, and since over a quarter of those injuries are due to falls, the number is likely to rise as the population ages.

2013-07-23 14:50:30

One of regenerative medicine's greatest goals is to develop new treatments for stroke.

For A Healthy Brain, Clear Out The Trash
2013-07-23 10:41:23

Recycling is not only good for the environment, it's good for the brain. A study using rat cells indicates that quickly clearing out defective proteins in the brain may prevent loss of brain cells.

Marijuana May Help Protect, Heal Brain Cells
2013-05-30 16:21:42

A new study has found that THC, the psychoactive component in marijuana, can protect the brain from cognitive damage, especially following injury.

2013-02-25 13:40:26

The origin of an innate ability the brain has to protect itself from damage that occurs in stroke has been explained for the first time.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.