I’ve been thinking about Alfred Lord Tennyson. Clever chap. And absolutely right – it is better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. 298 more words
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From Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom:
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Human skin cells reprogrammed directly into brain cells
October 22, 2014
By Julia Evangelou Strait
Andrew Yoo, PhD, (from left) Michelle Richner, Matheus Victor and their colleagues described a way to convert human skin cells directly into medium spiny neurons, a type of brain cell affected by Huntington’s disease.
From Lund University News and Press Releases:
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New learning mechanism for individual nerve cells
The traditional view is that learning is based on the strengthening or weakening of the contacts between the nerve cells in the brain.
There are 7 scientifically proven ways to stimulate brain cell growth/neurogenesis.
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An Enriched Environment
Science has long known that living in a mentally stimulating environment vs. 118 more words