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Researchers identify key role of immune cells in brain development

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Researchers identify key role of immune cells in brain development Researchers identify key role of immune cells in brain development Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Researchers at the University of Colorado School of Medicine have identified how specific brain cells interacting during development could be related to neurological and neuropsychiatric diseases, …

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    A memory game could help us understand brain injury

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    A memory game could help us understand brain injury A memory game could help us understand brain injury Credit: CC0 Public Domain After a traumatic brain injury, why do some people quickly regain their skills while others face long-lasting setbacks? Boston University neuroscientist Jerry Chen and his colleagues have been …

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      Ultra-fine X-rays target brain cancer cells with precision

      Ultra-fine X-rays target brain cancer cells with precision

      Ultra-fine X-rays target brain cancer cells with precision Ultra-fine X-rays target brain cancer cells with precision University of Wollongong PhD student Elette Engels working at the Australian Synchrotron in Melbourne. Credit: Paul Jones, UOW A new radiation therapy technique pioneered by scientists from the University of Wollongong’s Centre for Medical …

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        Blood-based biomarker can detect, predict severity of traumatic brain injury

        Blood-based biomarker can detect, predict severity of traumatic brain injury

        Blood-based biomarker can detect, predict severity of traumatic brain injury Blood-based biomarker can detect, predict severity of traumatic brain injury Location of neurofilament light chain on the non-myelinated section of the axon Credit: Pashtun Shahim, MD, PhD, NIH Clinical Center A study from the National Institutes of Health confirms that …

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          NfL outperforms other blood tests to predict and diagnose traumatic brain injury

          NFL outperforms other blood tests to predict and diagnose traumatic brain injury

          NfL outperforms other blood tests to predict and diagnose traumatic brain injury NfL outperforms other blood tests to predict and diagnose traumatic brain injury Traumatic brain injury protein biomarkers in neuron and astrocyte cells: neurofilament light chain, glial fibrillary acidic protein, tau, ubiquitin c-terminal hydrolase-L1 Credit: Pashtun Shahim, MD, PhD, …

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            Team creates a collaborative platform to streamline brain metastasis research

            The CNIO creates a collaborative platform to streamline brain metastasis research

            Team creates a collaborative platform to streamline brain metastasis research Team creates a collaborative platform to streamline brain metastasis research Cancer cells (in green) invading a mouse brain (blood vessels in red). Credit: CNIO Science is collaborative by nature, since scientific knowledge only advances, step by step, through combined efforts …

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