August 24, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Deep Brain Stimulation Using Ultrasound and Genetic Modification
“Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have developed a technique they call [MORE]

Filling Brain Aneurysms with Light Sensitive Hydrogel

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Light-Responsive Hydrogel to Fill Cerebral Aneurysms
South Korean scientists have found a way to stabilize brain aneurysms with a light activated [MORE]

Functional Interferometric Diffusing Wave Spectroscopy

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Functional interferometric diffusing wave spectroscopy
To image cerebral blood flow, University of California-Davis scientists “describe functional interferometric diffusing wave spectroscopy (fiDWS), [MORE]

Soft and Sweet Brain Implants

July 13, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Sugar needle brain implant
“A softer implant would help to reduce tissue irritation, but poses challenges in terms of manufacturing and [MORE]

Neuromagnetic Brain Wave Analysis

June 22, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

SQUID magnetometer and Josephson Junctions
Both Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy involve aberrations in brain wave activity which have eluded non-invasive monitoring [MORE]

mRNA Therapy for Neuronal Death

June 15, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

mRNA to treat neuronal death
“Ischemic neuronal death causes serious lifelong neurological deficits; however, there is no proven effective treatment that [MORE]

Biomarker Test for Bipolar and Depression Disorders

April 13, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mood disorders and BDNF
“Australian scientists have developed and validated a world-first test that is claimed to accurately measure levels of [MORE]

Regenerating Motor Neurons

March 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Designer protein helps paralyzed mice walk again
“In a new study, German scientists have restored the ability to walk in mice [MORE]

Deep Learning (DL) vs. Standard Machine Learning (SML) in Psychiatric Imaging

March 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Machine learning vs. deep learning
From researchers at Georgia State University: “We conduct[ed] a large-scale systematic comparison profiled in multiple classification [MORE]

tRNA Role in Stroke Cases

March 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Transfer RNA has a crucial role in regulating immune response related to stroke.  Researchers at Goethe University in Frankfurt conclude:  [MORE]

The Gene Expression of Empathy

February 23, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

“Many studies have confirmed that oxytocin affects empathy, but the epigenetic background of oxytocin in maternal empathy has not yet [MORE]

Genetic Screening of Organoids

January 19, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

CRISPR-LIGHT tool for genetic screening tool for organoids
CRIPSR-Lineage Tracing at Cellular resolution in Heterogeneous Tissue (CRISPR-LICHT) is the term researchers [MORE]

Stranger than Fiction–Brain Organoids that “Think”

January 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human brain organoids
A neuroscience lab at University of California-San Diego “. . . has connected organoids to walking robots, modified [MORE]

Flow Monitor for Hydrocephalus Shunts

January 5, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Flow sense hydrocephalus monitor
Rhaeos (Evanston, IL), a spinout from Northwestern University, specializes in addressing hydrocephalus, and this piece describes its [MORE]