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Picture of brain scans used to guide emergency stroke treatment.

Brain-scan guided emergency stroke treatment can save more lives

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
NIH-funded study finds patients treated up to 16 hours after stroke showed posit
fluorescent staining of mouse intestine showing increased IL-17 expression after high-salt diet

Hold the salt: gut reaction may impair the brains of mice

Thursday, January 18, 2018
NIH-funded study suggests impaired blood flow and dementia can result from a high-salt diet
Photo of Nina Schor, M.D., Ph.D.

NINDS Names Dr. Nina Schor as Deputy Director

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has named pediatric neurologist Nina Schor, M.D., Ph.D. as Deputy Director. Dr. Schor is expected to join the NINDS in January.
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Memory gene goes viral

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
NIH-funded research reveals novel method for transferring genetic material between neurons