Health Apr 25Scientists get one step closer to decoding thoughts into speech
Using electrodes and computer algorithms, researchers have generated intelligible sentences from the thoughts of people without speech difficulties, sparking hope that similar technology could eventually provide a voice to people who can't speak.
Science Mar 25The human brain never stops growing neurons, a new study claims
A new study points toward neuron formation in the human brain’s hippocampus up through the ninth decade of life, which implications for memory and disease.
Science Aug 31New Alzheimer’s drug clears abnormal protein clogs in small, promising trial
Aducanumab, a new drug that some researchers are calling the most promising yet in the fight against Alzheimer’s, suggests it is possible to clear the brain of the amyloid protein, a characteristic of the disease.