Potential 2×1 drug for Parkinson’s and Diabetes

There are plenty of examples of drugs that have been repurposed in recent years. For instance,…

Astroglia: key player in neurodegeneration

While everyone has heard about neurons, the information transmitting cells in the nervous system, astroglia is…

Intelligence: a mishmash of genetic ingredients

Like father like son. We have all heard it one time or another. The layman explanation…

Go Purple for Alzheimer’s!

If I were to ask you about Alzheimer’s, what would you say? You’d probably nod on…

What can mad cow disease teach us about Alzheimer’s

If you’re old enough, you might remember hearing about the mad cow disease crisis in Europe…

Leftie or rightie? Do not look to your brain for answers

What determines being left or right handed? As a scientific question might seem irrelevant, but actually…

Identified an immune cellular link between the gut microbiota and the brain

For a while new, evidence has been accummulating linking the gut microbiota to brain function. A…

Fear of adventure? Check your grey matter integrity

I don’t know about you, but since I am getting older I realize there are things…

Ingredients for a synaptic cocktail

This article was first published in mappingignorance.org Some weeks ago in Naukas.com I wrote about the…

Eau de disease

Two interesting stories have reached my nose and I had to bring them to you because…