Infectious Disease

Story Landis, Ph.D., National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, looks at where we're at a decade after The Decade of the Brain.
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Richard Hodes, M.D. National Institute on aging and the variations that make researching Alzheimer's so difficult.
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James Battey, Jr., M.D., Ph.D., National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
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Nora Volkow, M.D., National Institute on Drug Abuse on new information that may help fight addictive behaviors.

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Thanks to continuing brain research, scientists are developing a better understanding of the nerve pathways and genetic factors that underlie itch.
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Learn more about brain-controlled devices, which allowed a paralyzed person to make the first kick at the Fifa 2014 World Cup.
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How do we learn? How do we recall something that happened many years ago? Over the years, neuroscience researchers have risen to the fundamental challenge posed by these questions.
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Magicians and neuroscientists may make an unlikely pair, but together they're helping us understand exactly how our brain creates and processes illusions.
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Neuroeducation is the collaboration between educators and neuroscientists. This field blends the specialties of neuroscience, psychology, cognitive science, and education to improve teaching methods and curricula.
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Cutting-edge research advances science and fuels economic growth and prosperity.
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Alan Guttmacher is the director of the Eunice Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.
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Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a common mental health problem that severely disrupts people's lives. It is poorly understood and often dismissed as bad behaviour or laziness. Penny Bailey spoke with Anita Thapar about its genetic basis.
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