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neurons

Stem cell-derived neurons stop seizures, improve cognitive function

December 20, 2018
People with untreatable epilepsy may one day have a treatment: ‘convincing’ their own cells to become the neurons they need

Can studying autism also yield clues about addiction?

July 9, 2018
How communication—and miscommunication—between neurons can influence everything from learning and memory, to drug addiction and autism

Synapses: Crucial connections

January 2, 2018
Synapses connect one neuron to another and are thus responsible for every thought, memory or movement—but how do they work?

Preventing seizure-caused damage to the brain

April 10, 2017
New research from the Texas A&M College of Medicine points to a potential way to protect neurons