Advances in deep brain stimulation could lead to new treatments

IMAGE: Cortical and subcortical motor neurones (red) and affective neurones (green). view more  Wyss Center, Geneva, Switzerland – A new paper published in Nature Reviews Neurology suggests that recent advances in deep brain stimulation (DBS) for Parkinson disease could lead to treatments for conditions such as obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Gilles de la Tourette syndrome and depression.…

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Scientists review influenza vaccine research progress and opportunities

IMAGE: Transmission electron micrograph of H1N1 virus particles. view more  Credit: NIAID In a new series of articles, experts in immunology, virology, epidemiology, and vaccine development detail efforts to improve seasonal influenza vaccines and ultimately develop a universal influenza vaccine. The 15 articles are part of a supplement in the April 15 issue of the Journal…

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Dr. Shaun Sabico wins the ESCEO-IOF Pierre Meunier Young Scientist Award

IMAGE: Dr. S. Sabico (right) wins ESCEO-IOF Pierre Meunier Young Scientist Award on April 6, 2019. view more  Credit: International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) Dr Shaun Sabico was presented with the ESCEO-IOF Pierre Meunier Young Scientist Award at a special ceremony held on April 6 at the World Congress on Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis & Musculoskeletal Disease (WCO-IOF-ESCEO ’19…

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