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Sep 02, 2019
What is excitotoxicity, and what does it have to do with Huntington's disease?What is excitotoxicity, and what does it have to do with Huntington's disease? One of the most important things the human brain does is to tell the body what to do and how to feel. An essential amino acid - glutamate - helps the brain perform this vital role, by “exciting” the neurons or brain cells, which then transmit messages between the brain and the body.
Jan 09, 2019
A brief history of Stephen Hawking's wit on the legend's 77th birth anniversaryHawking once threw a party time-travellers from the future, disappointed that no one showed.
Nov 28, 2018
SpongeBob SquarePants creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57 after battle with ALSStephen Hillenburg, who used his dual loves of drawing and marine biology to spawn the absurd undersea world of SpongeBob SquarePants, has died, Nickelodeon announced Tuesday.
May 18, 2018
Scientists gain new insight into neurodegenerative diseases using fruit fliesThe researchers performed studies in the fruit fly (Drosophila) which has a single copy of the Ataxin-2 gene, in contrast to mammals, which have multiple copies
Mar 14, 2018
Stephen Hawking passes away at 76; physicist was one of science's biggest celebrities since Albert EinsteinStephen Hawking, whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralysed by disease, died early Wednesday.
Mar 14, 2018
British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking passes away at the age of 76: Here is a brief history of his lifeStephen Hawking's genius brought him global fame and he become known as a witty communicator dedicated to bringing science to a wider audience.
Aug 10, 2017
Artificial intelligence is helping researchers to find new drugs for ALS, a motor neurone diseaseArtificial intelligence robots are turbo-charging the race to find new drugs for the crippling nerve disorder ALS, or motor neurone disease.
Feb 01, 2017
Scientists have developed a brain-computer interface that allows communication with paralysedScientists have developed a brain-computer interface that reads the brain's blood oxygen levels and enables communication by deciphering the thoughts of patients who are totally paralysed and unable to talk.
Aug 24, 2015
Intel releases Stephen Hawking's speech software online for freeA software by Intel that lets physicist Stephen Hawking communicate via a computer has been published online by the company in the hopes that it will be used by researchers developing new interfaces for sufferers of diseases like amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Aug 27, 2014
What sports teams in India can learn from the Ice Bucket ChallengeMost conversations around the Ice Bucket Challenge swing from "it is just another stupid fad" to "but hey, I am doing my bit to make the world a better place." Either people love it or hate it.