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Setting the tempo for embryonic development

Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute have identified the clock that sets the speed of embryonic development. They have discovered […]

Beyond Oncology – Liquid Biopsy In Neurological Disorders

This feature is written using content from our upcoming Liquid Biopsy report, due to be released late January 2024. Liquid […]

AI can accurately detect Parkinson’s disease and define its subtypes

Parkinson’s disease is a clinically heterogenous neurodegenerative disorder, meaning that it is likely that different cellular mechanisms drive its pathology […]

New rare disease discovery sheds light on cellular recycling process

Scientists from the NIH’s National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and Undiagnosed Diseases Program (UDP) have identified a new rare […]

CRISPR-based therapy alleviates Huntington’s disease symptoms in mouse models

Researchers have investigated the application of RNA-targeting CRISPR technology in the treatment of Huntington’s disease (HD). The study, published in […]

An RNA-targeting drug alleviates ALS and dementia

Researchers at the University of Florida Scripps Biomedical Research centre have developed a drug capable of penetrating the blood-brain barrier […]

One trip can change your life: Psychedelics, genetics, and rewiring your brain

Psychedelics such as LSD, psilocybin, DMT, ayahausca and others have been shown to have clinical efficacy in the treatment of […]

Parkinson’s Disease-associated Variants Operate Through Gene Regulation

Written by Vered Smith, Science Writer  Scientists have demonstrated that genetic variants associated with Parkinson’s disease perform regulatory functions.  Researchers […]

Gene therapy to restore vision after stroke

Vision loss can be a side effect of a major brain injury, such as a stroke. In this context, neurons […]

Changes in gut microbiome associated with brain damage in infants

In a new study, published in Cell Host & Microbe, researchers identified changes in the gut microbiome that are associated […]