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Scientists Treat Anorexia by Hooking Brain up to Electrodes

A team of neurosurgeons and psychiatrists in Spain used this technique on four patients with the eating disorder......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

Paralyzed Man Feels Again After Scientists Stimulate His Brain With Electrodes

The man was paralyzed from the shoulders down three years ago......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 10th, 2018

Viral immunotherapy to treat brain tumors in children shows promise

A viral immunotherapy using a herpes virus to treat brain tumors has been shown to be safe and well-tolerated in a pediatric study from UAB and Children’s of Alabama.  The findings managed to show preliminary evidence of effectiveness in killing .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 5th, 2018

Brain stimulation could zap out violent and criminal thoughts, according to new research

Penn Medicine A lot of how the brain controls our impulses remains a mystery. But there are some areas, such as the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex, which have been linked to antisocial behaviour. Scientists have shown stimulating this ar.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 3rd, 2018

Poliovirus Could Help Fight the Most Common Form of Brain Cancer

Researchers found that a genetically engineered poliovirus could treat the most common form of brain cancer......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 29th, 2018

Microglia: Cells Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease Act Like Construction Crew on Brain Cells, Research Suggests

Scientists investigated cells known as microglia, which are believed to play a role in the development of dementia......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2018

Microglia: Cells Linked To Alzheimer"s Disease Act like Construction Crew on Brain Cells, Research Suggests

Scientists investigated cells known as microglia which are believed to play a role in the development of dementia......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 27th, 2018

What Is Herpesvirus? Alzheimer"s Linked to Virus in the Brain

Scientists want to understand what might have come first: the virus or Alzheimer's?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 22nd, 2018

Scientists Still Don’t Know How the Brain Works, but They Are Getting Closer

The answer to mystery of the brain......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 18th, 2018

How Does Therapy Work? Part of the Brain Which Stores Trauma Might Also Heal, Study Suggests

Scientists have offered an explanation for why therapy works at a cellular level......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 14th, 2018

Psychedelics May Physically Alter the Structure of the Brain

Findings suggest that psychedelics could be used to treat a host of mood and anxiety disorders, such as depression, anxiety, addiction and post-traumatic stress disorder......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 12th, 2018

Genetically Modified Monkeys May Help Scientists Understand Brain Disorders Like Autism

The testing on monkeys is being done in China because it would be too costly and controversial in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 11th, 2018

Genetically Modified Monkeys May Help Scientists Understand Brain Disorders like Autism

The testing on monkeys is being done in China because it would be too costly and controversial in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 11th, 2018

Scientists think they have found the reason some people are left-handed — and it has nothing to do with the brain

Iryna Inshyna .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 4th, 2018

Sugar Cravings May Soon Be Stopped by Rewiring Brain, Scientists Say

Researchers were able to turn off sugar cravings in mice in a study that could help fight the obesity epidemic......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 31st, 2018

Brain Beats Along With the Heart—and Scientists Have Caught It on Tape

The team think their imaging technique might help doctors spot concussions and aneurysms......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 30th, 2018

Food Cravings Could Be Cut With Magnetic Brain Stimulation, New Obesity Study Shows

The technique is already used to treat major depression......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 20th, 2018

Viagra for Erectile Dysfunction Could Be a Thing of the Past Thanks to New Treatment, Scientists Say

Researchers have been investigating whether stem cell injections could treat the condition......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 14th, 2018

Could this experimental drug treat baldness?

Scientists in the U.K. say lab tests suggest a drug first developed to treat the bone condition osteoporosis may help regrow hair and reactivate follicles. But it has not yet been tested in humans. "CBS This Morning" has details......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 9th, 2018

New Cure for Baldness Could Be Found in Existing Drug, Scientists Say

A drug used to treat a common bone disorder could hold the key to the cure for baldness......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 9th, 2018

Zika Trial on Brain Tumors Helps Validate Cancer Stem Cell Theory

Researchers in Brazil used purified Zika virus to treat brain tumors in mice, with some success. The results could validate the cancer stem cell approach to treatmentRelated Stocks: GERN, VSTM,.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 1st, 2018