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Latest Unsolved problems in neuroscience Stories

2011-11-23 11:31:47

How does awareness influence information processing during decision making in the human brain?

2011-11-21 09:24:08

Treatment with dexpramipexole – a novel drug believed to prevent dysfunction of mitochondria, the subcellular structures that provide most of a cell's energy – appears to slow symptom progression in the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

2011-11-14 23:24:26

Patients with Alzheimer's disease who are in the early stages of their illness will likely benefit most from vaccine therapies now being tested in a number of human clinical trials.

2011-11-14 23:12:47

Two proteins conspire to promote a lethal neurological disease.

2011-11-11 01:38:50

In everyday life, attention and awareness appear tightly interwoven.

2011-11-07 19:59:07

Hirano bodies are almost indescribably tiny objects found in nerve cells of people suffering from conditions such as Alzheimer's, mad cow and Lou Gehrig's diseases.

2011-11-02 09:06:07

Neurofibrillary tangles – odd, twisted clumps of protein found within nerve cells – are a pathological hallmark of Alzheimer's disease.


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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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