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Discovery could lead to drugs for traumatic brain injury - Futurity: Research News


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Scientists have identified two molecules that protect nerve cells after a traumatic brain injury and could lead to new drug treatments. The molecules promote full recovery after traumatic brain injury in mice, according to the new study in Neurobiology ...
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Neuroscientist Narayanan Kasthuri Leading Research to Map Billions of Brain Cells - India West


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An Indian American assistant professor of neurobiology and researcher at the University of Chicago's Argonne project is leading research into mapping billions of brain cells. Scientists at the university and Argonne National Laboratory, including Prof.

New Human Evolution Theory: We Won Not Because of Smarts but Because of Versatility - Haaretz


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The evidence for any theory of human evolution is scanty in the extreme. The Denisovans are known from a handful of peripheral bones, we don't know completely where Neanderthals really ranged or when (or why) they died out – and the less confidently ...

Of Mind and Matter: The Mystery of the Human Brain

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Provides an overview of the anatomy, function, disorders, and psychology of the human brain in an interactive environment.

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Information on the Society, events, resources and the very readable publication, the Harvard Brain.

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Interdisciplinary research center devoted to the study of the neural mechanisms of higher mental function and particularly to the mechanisms of perception.

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