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A mutation in the RORB gene leads to low levels of a spinal cord protein and impedes hopping.
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Emerging research suggests that even mild hits to the head may damage the tiny lymphatic vessels that clear toxic chemicals and cellular debris from the brain.
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Changes to cell metabolism can drive the appetite of the entire organism.
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What goes on in our bodies that makes muscles tight, and how does this tightness lead to headaches?
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Many women experience hot flashes during menopause, but researchers are still working to uncover why they happen and how to treat them.
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Microglia patrol the brain, searching for signs of injury or infection and clearing away dead or damaged tissue.
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The millions of microorganisms residing in the gut form our “second brain.”
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The gut’s pacemaker cells keep food moving along.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of October 19, 2020.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of October 12, 2020.
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Several timekeeping brain regions work together to create our perception of time.
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Your body is even more vigilant about regulating and tracking its internal temperature than the best weather channel.
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