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The blood-brain barrier once stopped medication from reaching the brain. Researchers have found their way through.
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Your selections: Tools and Techniques
Concern for humanity guides Fei Fei Li’s human-centered approach to AI.
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A new technique, MRI-guided focused ultrasound, is an emerging tool in the treatment of brain disorders.
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EEG
Through electrodes on the scalp, scientists can measure the brain’s electrical activity.
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Scientists have used Camillo Golgi’s groundbreaking stain for over 170 years.
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A protein that makes jellyfish glow lets scientists watch the inner workings of cells.
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The deadly Ebola virus could help battle the most lethal form of brain cancer: glioblastoma.
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MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging uses strong magnets and radio waves to look inside your head.
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His catastrophic brain injury hinted at the role of the frontal lobe in behavior and personality.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of June 15, 2020
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The Italian physician and neuroscientist devised a revolutionary technique to stain neurons.
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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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Henrietta Lacks’ long-living cancer cells became an invaluable — and controversial — research tool.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.