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Alzheimer’s-Related Tau Protein Can Disrupt Blood Flow in the Brain, Long Before Neurodegeneration Sets In

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Doctors Detail Unexpected Recoveries from Long-Term Coma After Cardiac Arrest

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African American Patients Have Higher Risk of Stroke Recurrence Compared with White Patients

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Brain Immune Cells, Neurodegeneration Differ in Males, Females

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Dr. Chris Mason

Scientists Build the First Global Database and Roadmap for CAR Therapy Clinical Trials

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Dr. Costantino Iadecola

Dr. Costantino Iadecola Named Distinguished Scientist by the American Heart Association

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High-Salt Diet Promotes Cognitive Impairment Through the Alzheimer-Linked Protein Tau

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Racing Toward a Cure for Alzheimer’s Disease

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Dr. Hagen Tilgner. Credit: John Abbott

Blame the Messenger? : Faulty Building Instructions for Brain Cells May Give Rise to Neurological and Psychiatric Conditions

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Mutant Protein Fails to Modulate Neuronal Activity, Leading to Dementia

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Silent Heart Attack May Increase Stroke Risk

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Dr. Rajiv Ratan (center) and his research team at the Burke Neurological Institute.

A New Strategy for Protecting the Brain After Strokes

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Astronaut Twins Study Yields New Insights, Algorithms and Portable DNA Sequencing Tools

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Study Shows How Ketamine Reverses Depression—and How its Benefits Could Be Extended

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Risk of Cardiovascular Event Jumps Significantly Before Cancer Diagnosis

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Measuring Brain Responses to Speech Provides Evidence of Cognition in Patients with Severe Brain Injury

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Study Clarifies ApoE4’s Role in Dementia

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Early Sensory Stimulation is Critical for the Development of Sensory Networks

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