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Women in Research at #LINO18: Amy Shepherd from New Zealand

Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research at #LINO18: Amy Shepherd from New Zealand

Interview series with #LINO18 young scientists

The Ageing Brain

Judith M. Reichel

The Ageing Brain

Everyone does it, we barely understand it, and as of now, there is no way of stopping it: ageing. What causes our downfall as we get older and can we stop it?

The Hungry Brain

Judith M. Reichel

The Hungry Brain

What connects Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, certain kinds of cancer and obesity? According to several recent studies, the microbiome as part of the gut-brain axis connects all of them and plays a pivotal role when it comes to disease etiology and treatment responsiveness. What connects Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, certain kinds of cancer and obesity? According to several recent studies, the microbiome as part of the gut-brain axis connects all of them and plays a pivotal role when it comes to disease etiology and treatment responsiveness. 

Alzheimer’s: Ten Surprising Facts

Susanne Dambeck

Alzheimer’s: Ten Surprising Facts

September 21 is World Alzheimer's Day. The cause of this deadly disease is still unkown, and there's no cure - but research is gaining momentum.September 21 is World Alzheimer's Day. The cause of this deadly disease is still unkown, and there's no cure - but research is gaining momentum.

Epigenetics – How the Environment Influences Our Genes

Stephanie Hanel

Epigenetics – How the Environment Influences Our Genes

The science behind a rapid paradigm shift.

Stefano Sandrone

Nobel Prize 2014: Seahorses, navigation and love

7 things to know about the 2014 Laureates in Physiology or Medicine and their research.