neurological research

Scientists design first ever brain atlas

September 20th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Scientists have designed a comprehensive and interactive brain atlas, accessible on the internet to advance neurological research.The Allen Institute for Brain Science, Seattle, US, created the ... Read more...

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CPI veteran Promod Gogoi dies

April 6th, 2012 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 6 (IANS) Promod Gogoi, 82, a Communist Party of India (CPI) leader from Assam, passed away at a hospital here Friday, days after being re-elected to the party's ... Read more...

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Micro-RNA that regulates insulin in obesity identified

April 1st, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 01 (ANI): Body weight influences the risk of developing diabetes and short ribonucleic acid molecules, known as micro-RNAs, appear to play an important role in this mechanism, according to a ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Chase(2010)

April 30th, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Chase- Is a tame thrillerRating: 1.5 out of 5*Starring: Anuuj Saxena, Udita Goswami, Tarina Patel, Samir Kochhar, Rajesh Khattar and Gulshan GroverDirector: Jagmohan MundhraIt was just last ... Read more...

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Mid-life crisis? No, they’re the best years

January 22nd, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) Elliot Jacques coined the term 'mid-life crisis' 40 years ago, when the average lifespan was 70 and 'mid-life' came at age 35. Not any more as a new ... Read more...

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Light therapy may help treat Parkinson’s disease

June 23rd, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): A new study from the University of Virginia Health System has shown that low level light therapy (LLLT) could help treat patients with Parkinson's disease.The in vitro study, ... Read more...

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Men and women really do have different brains

July 18th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): They say men are from Mars and women from Venus. Now, a group of researchers has backed this adage by providing scientific proof that the brains of ... Read more...

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Scientists unveil evidence of brain wave Tsunami following a stroke

June 13th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): German experts have for the first time shown that waves of electrical discharge that spring up in the human brain after a stroke, known as depolarisation waves, ... Read more...

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The brain works human hunger, says a study

March 8th, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 8 (IANS) You find chocolate-frosted doughnuts in the display window so tempting that you dart into the bakery and gorge yourself on these delicacies, though you had not planned it ... Read more...

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Therapeutic molecule reverses Alzheimers symptoms within minutes

January 10th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): A new study has highlighted the marked improvements in Alzheimers disease within minutes of administration of a therapeutic molecule.The study, led by Edward Tobinick M.D., an assistant clinical ... Read more...

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