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3D biopsies to better understand brain tumors

[ad_1] 3D biopsies to better understand brain tumors Credit: INc-UAB Researchers from the Institute of Neurociències of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (INc-UAB) have obtained a very precise recreation of the characteristics of human glioblastoma using a new 3D microscopic analysis. The study, published in the journal Communications Acta Neuropathologica, …

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Re-equipment of small molecule kinase inhibitors for SARS-CoV-2

[ad_1] Credit: Wikipedia Researchers at Hefei University of Technology in China recently published a comprehensive review in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry on the emerging roles of small kinase inhibitors in the treatment of disease. Unlike well-established cancer kinase therapies, their review focuses directly on non-oncological diseases such as central …

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Spinal antibodies linked to neurological symptoms of COVID, study finds

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain In March 2020, Shelli Farhadian, MD, Ph.D., assistant professor of medicine (infectious diseases) and neurology, began to see parallels in her pre-pandemic research on neurological effects in HIV-infected patients and the possibility neurological effects on patients with SARS-CoV-2 or COVID-19. “There was some literature out …

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Brain activity can predict resilience to post-traumatic stress

[ad_1] Credit: Public domain Pixabay / CC0 Why does one person develop post-traumatic stress symptoms after a stressful event while another does not? Police officers with higher activity in the anterior frontal area of ​​the brain appear to respond more resiliently to a traumatic event. Brain researchers at the Donders …

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How the brain processes sign language

[ad_1] Credit: CC0 Public Domain The ability to speak is one of the essential characteristics that sets humans apart from other animals. Many people would probably intuitively assimilate speech and language. However, cognitive science research on sign languages ​​since the 1960s paints a different picture: it is clear today that …

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