Hydrocephalus Press Releases
Scientists uncover nuclear process in the brain that may affect disease
Monday, Aug 17, 2015
Every brain cell has a nucleus, or a central command station. Scientists have shown that the passage of molecules through
the nucleus of a star-shaped cell, called an astrocyte, may play a critical role in health and disease. The study, published
in the journal Nature Neuroscience, was partially funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Four new members appointed to National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke Council
Monday, Sep 12, 2011
The NINDS announced that four new members have joined its National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke Council: David
M. Holtzman, M.D., David D. Ginty, Ph.D., Paul H. Gross, and Kevin St. P. McNaught, Ph.D. The council serves as the principal
advisory body to NINDS regarding the institute’s research program planning and priorities.