Fruit fly study sheds light on brain development and diseases

November 13th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): Scientists have identified a new genetic marker that makes fruit fly a better model for brain development and diseases.The human brain is composed of 100 billion individual nerve ... Read more...

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Scientist uncovers secret of nerve cell regeneration

February 20th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) Brain researcher Hiroshi Kawabe has uncovered the secret of nerve (brain) cell regeneration. It is the working of a process that permits nerve cells to grow and form complex ... Read more...

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Fruit fly nerve cells rebuild themselves after injury

December 7th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 7 (IANS) Specialised nerve or brain cells called neurons can rebuild themselves after an injury, says a new study based on fruit flies. These results potentially open up newer ways ... Read more...

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How proteins travel in the brain

April 22nd, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 22 (ANI): While proteins are known to be at the centre of every life process, and carry out all sorts of work by going to the cell, what guides these ... Read more...

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Scientists prevent epilepsy-induced brain cell damage in mice

November 14th, 2007 - 8:06 am ICT by admin

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