News from NINDS

Epilepsy study links mossy brain cells to seizures and memory loss

Thursday, February 15, 2018
NIH-funded study in mice suggests loss of mossy cells plays a critical role in both

A small group of cells in the brain can have a big effect on seizures and memory in a mouse model of epilepsy.

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National Advisory Council (NANDSC) Meeting - February 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018 | Rockville, MD
The 201st meeting of the National Advisory Neurological Disorders and Stroke Council will be held at the Neuroscience Center (NSC) Building, Conference Room C/D on February 1, 2018.

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Doctor Walter Koroshetz

Highlighting NINDS contributions to treatments for neurological disorders

Friday, February 9, 2018
The toll that neurological disorders exact on patients and their families is truly tragic. Yet, looking forward there is cause for real optimism for some conditions. I see the promise of an ever-growing range of new technologies and approaches applied to neuroscience research, and looking back I see that step by step, research does lead to successful new treatments.

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