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CRISPR Cas9, or CRISPR for short, is a new technology that one day may let scientists rewrite your body’s blueprints.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 1, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of May 25, 2020.
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Come join us and #showusyourbraincell! We are “Reconnecting our brains - one cell at a time.”
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To understand dementia, scientists are looking anew at a neglected piece of the puzzle: the web of blood vessels nourishing the brain.
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Specialized janitors clean up the zone between two neurons after one sends a chemical signal to the other.
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A network of supporting cells, called oligodendrocytes, acts as electricians of the brain.
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Retinal ganglion cells are the conduit between the eyes and the brain.
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As physicians attempt to identify mental illness, they face a diagnostic system that includes nearly 300 disorders. To improve the system, researchers look into genetics.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 20, 2020.
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One tiny region, the fovea, has more cells — and therefore sharper vision — than the rest of the eye.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of April 13, 2020.
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