Encephalitis identified as rare toxicity of immunotherapy treatment

Encephalitis identified as rare toxicity of immunotherapy treatment

After a cancer patient receiving an immunotherapy developed encephalitis and died 18 months into tre...
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Marathon-running molecule could speed up the race for new neurological treatments: Scientists have discovered a new process that sets the fastest molecular motor on its marathon-like runs through our neurons

Marathon-running molecule could speed up the race for new neurological treatments: Scientists have discovered a new process that sets the fastest molecular motor on its marathon-like runs through our neurons

Scientists at the University of Warwick have disco...
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Pathway discovered that prevents buildup of Alzheimer’s protein

Pathway discovered that prevents buildup of Alzheimer’s protein

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scient...
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Dietary supplements are a waste of money for most seeking to avoid dementia, experts say

Dietary supplements are a waste of money for most seeking to avoid dementia, experts say

Sales of purported brain-health supplements such a...
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Life isn’t over: how best to communicate with people living with dementia

Life isn’t over: how best to communicate with people living with dementia

When Sandie Read was diagnosed with dementia at 57...
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Prince Charming’s kiss unlocking brain’s regenerative potential? Kyoto University identifies ‘wake-up’ signal for deep-sleeping neural stem cells

Prince Charming’s kiss unlocking brain’s regenerative potential? Kyoto University identifies ‘wake-up’ signal for deep-sleeping neural stem cells

The human body has powerful healing abilities. But...
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Could CTE Be Diagnosed Before a Person Dies? This Protein May Be the Key

Could CTE Be Diagnosed Before a Person Dies? This Protein May Be the Key

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) — the...
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How ‘bad cholesterol’ enters artery walls

How ‘bad cholesterol’ enters artery walls

UT Southwestern researchers have determined how ci...
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Time of the period and the menopause points to later dementia risk

Time of the period and the menopause points to later dementia risk

Increased risk for dementia due to the late beginn...
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Diabetes treatment may keep dementia, Alzheimer’s at bay: Study finds progression of dementia and Alzheimer’s signature tangles are much faster in people with untreated diabetes

Diabetes treatment may keep dementia, Alzheimer’s at bay: Study finds progression of dementia and Alzheimer’s signature tangles are much faster in people with untreated diabetes

Patients on medication for type 2 diabetes may be ...
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