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Dopamine works as a crucial messenger in our brains, with imbalances causing a variety of brain disorders.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 22, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of May 11, 2020.
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Neuroscientists are exploring the potential of stem cell treatments for Alzheimer’s disease in mice models.
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Finding the genes responsible for Parkinson’s disease could give scientists a leg up in developing future treatments.
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Researchers are advancing our understanding of Parkinson’s disease and the therapies for treatment.
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Deep brain stimulation, or DBS, takes advantage of electricity to treat brain disorders like Parkinson’s disease.
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Learn ways that tremor used to prevent a man from certain activities until DBS improved his daily life.
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The hippocampus is responsible for everything you remember, from this morning’s breakfast to your first kiss.
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A new treatment for Parkinson's disease and other disorders arises from an outbreak of contaminated street drugs — and years of painstaking brain research.
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Researcher Samuel Cohen explains how Alzheimer’s differs from normal memory loss and how that may hold the key for future treatments.
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Scientists pinpoint the role of proteins in neural communication.
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