Brain

22 Jan 2015

The Brain Signals Autism

Author: Calvin King | Category: Brain | Tags:

The brains of people with autism disorders show unique patterns of synchronization which could be useful for early diagnosis. The brains of people affected by autism spectrum disorder are unique. According to a study unique patterns show synchronization, which could be useful for early diagnosis of the disease and future treatments. In autism spectrum disorders […]

28 Nov 2014

New protein prevents brain damage from pesticides

Author: Calvin King | Category: Brain | Tags:

A team of researchers from the University of New York (USA) has developed a protein that can counteract the effects of toxic chemicals, including pesticides, to prevent brain damage. The key of the work is based on detoxification of organophosphates. Those compounds commonly used in pesticides and chemical weapons that can cause permanent damage to […]