Study overturns seminal research about the developing nervous system
4 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily
New research overturns a long-standing paradigm about how axons grow during embryonic development. The findings of the study could help scientists replicate or control the way axons grow, which may be applicable for diseases that affect the nervous system, such as diabetes, as well as injuries that sever nerves.
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Research findings could lead to new approaches for preventing infections after stroke
4 monthes ago - By News Medical
Having a stroke damages immune cells as well as affecting the brain, research has found. The findings help explain why patients have a greater risk of catching life-threatening infections, such as pneumonia, after having a stroke.
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