Episode 5 Resources
General | Anatomy | Scanning
Current information about clinical research studies.
New Drug Development Process
Explains the process of how the government now approves new drugs.
The Alzheimer's Association
The website of the largest national voluntary health organization committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer's and helping those affected by the disease. Has information for people with Alzheimer's, caregivers, researchers, and the media, as well as contact information for local chapters.
The Alzheimer Research Forum
A site oriented towards Alzheimer's researchers, but with a good section for the general public about research advances, treatments and clinical trials, Alzheimer's associations, clinical research centers, support groups, and advocacy.
Provides information on all aspects of the brain and brain science
Neuroscience for Kids
One of the best and most comprehensive brain-related sites on the web
Fun, interactive features that teach kids about a variety of science topics
Brain Basics at the NIH
A brain primer from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Exploring the Senses
Activies showing the connection between the brain and our five senses
Brain Backgrounders Glossary
Definitions for common neuroscience terms.
Neurosurgery On Call
An introduction to neurosurgery with resources for patients and physicians.
The Whole Brain Atlas
View detailed brain scans
Comparative Mammalian Brain Collections
View and compare the brains of all sorts of species
The classic anatomy book is now online
Probe the Brain
Interactive feature that shows what parts of the brain control movement
An amazing Java applet that allows you to explore the brain
How Stuff Works: MRI
Is a cure within reach?
The brainís memories.