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Tickling brain part boosts memory cells

September 21st, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 21 (IANS) Electrically tickling a specific brain part stimulates production of new cells that enhance memory and cognition, says a new Canadian research."DBS (deep brain stimulation) has been ... Read more...

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Drug candidate for treating spinal muscular atrophy identified

November 5th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): Scientists have identified a chemical cousin of the common antibiotic tetracycline that might be useful in treating spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a currently incurable disease that is the ... Read more...

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Brain imaging study offers insight into alcohol’s effect on brain

April 30th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 30 (ANI): A new brain imaging study has provided insight into alcohol's effect on the brain.The study showed that after consuming alcohol, social drinkers had decreased sensitivity in brain ... Read more...

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