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2011-08-25 12:28:00

A diet rich in omega-3s reduces the severity of brain damage after a stroke.

2011-08-17 12:16:52

Neuroscientists have identified a natural protection mechanism in some of the brain's nerve cells during the onset of stroke.

2011-07-14 07:02:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CUR) announced that it has received notice of allowance for U.S.

2011-06-27 21:00:00

SINGAPORE, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- In June 2011, "Neuropharmacology" published a paper establishing NeuroAiD's reparative effects on global cerebral ischemia.

2011-05-16 14:34:20

A protective molecule has been identified in the brain which, if used artificially, may prevent brain damage from the likes of stroke, head injury and Alzheimer's.

2011-03-07 21:42:03

Transplanting stem cells derived from umbilical cord blood cells and menstrual blood cells may offer future therapeutic benefit for those suffering from stroke, Alzheimer's disease, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

2011-02-18 16:50:25

Mayo Clinic researchers confirmed that patients who receive therapeutic hypothermia after resuscitation from cardiac arrest have favorable chances of surviving the event and recovering good functional status.

2011-02-11 21:08:05

Targeting the neuroinflammatory causes of Parkinson's disease with a naturally present brain chemical signal could offer a better understanding of the clinical mechanisms of the disease and open a future therapeutic window.

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.


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