POSTS TAGGED AS neurodegeneration

First in vivo Use of CRISPR-Cas9 in a Human

September 21, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

CRISPR-Cas9 In Vivo Gene Editing for Transthyretin Amyloidosis
“Transthyretin amyloidosis . . . is a life-threatening disease characterized by progressive accumulation [MORE]

AI Predicts Neurodegenerative Disease from a Blood Sample

April 28, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

AI analyzes blood to predict neurodegenerative diseases
“A new study published today illustrates that artificial intelligence (AI) analysis of blood samples [MORE]

Creating a “Parts List” for Brain Research

December 17, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Scientists find differences between human and mouse brain cells
Research neurologists have identified 75 cell types that exist in the cortex [MORE]

Predictive Protein Profile of Alzheimer’s Disease

April 9, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Protein changes in blood forecasts Alzheimers
This may be your father’s NFL or your mother’s, though in this case NfL refers [MORE]

A Better Way to Make Organic Bioelectronics

November 21, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Organic Bioelectronics
Most of today’s neural implants are made of metal. They have good conductivity between electrodes and neurons, but risk [MORE]

Growing Skin into Nerves

December 1, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Aging Human Brain Cells
So, that’s how it works! Membranes that contain the nucleus of neurons deteriorate from aging and allow [MORE]

Skin Test for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

May 19, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Skin Test for Alzheimers
It has long been known that neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s leave biomarkers in blood. But [MORE]

Huntington’s Disease in a Dish

October 2, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Finding a cure for Huntington’s disease has been limited to trials with living patients until now.  Researchers at Johns [MORE]