Doctors breach the blood-brain barrier for the first time
According to researchers, guiding medicine directly into the brain could revolutionize neurological therapies.
ICYMI: Mousetrap for memory, balloon space launch and more
Fancy a ride in a football stadium-sized balloon, out of our atmosphere? 2017 is your year, buddy.
VR simulator for mice helps researchers study Alzheimer's
The mice think they're navigating a maze, when they're just walking on a treadmill.
Digital pens help spot early signs of brain conditions
MIT researchers are using digital pens to predict the onset of brain conditions like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
Sony's Folding@Home Android app now fights cancer while you sleep
Want to help cure Alzheimer's or breast cancer? From now on, you don't have to do much more than...
Obama's 2013 'BRAIN' initiative results in remote-controlled mice
The first results to stem from President Barack Obama's 2013 "Brain Research through Advancing Inn...
Samsung app helps Alzheimer's patients remember their families
If you've seen Still Alice, you know how important a smartphone can be for an Alzheimer's patient...
Ultrasound helps destroy Alzheimer's-causing plaque in mice
Alzheimer's is a degenerative disease often characterized by severe memory loss, and even though i...
Scientists show how you can restore lost memories
It's scary to lose memories, especially in the early phases of diseases like Alzheimer's -- you're...