Boston University researchers will study the former New England Patriots player’s brain for signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE.
This is the period when we lay down memories and store information, researchers said.
It's as yet unclear what degree of risk the particles pose but researchers fear they could lead to brain diseases.
“I guess it just feels like you have bugs underneath your skin, crawling around in these little tunnels.”
In the largest study of its kind, researchers have found new evidence that strengthens the tie between brain trauma and Parkinson’s disease.
A startling number of convicted criminals have a history of traumatic brain injury—but neither they nor their doctors nor law enforcement knows it.
If there is limited or no psychological continuity, the original person won’t benefit: They are now truly dead, since their body and brain have become a new person.
Sergio Canavero is committed to proving he’s not a wacky Dr. Frankenstein.
The superstar neuroscientist’s lab work, though, is about saving the minds of America’s addicted.
Only your brain can prevent residential fires.
Brain cells with an age signature could help doctors understand Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.
The device is designed to limit the need for dangerous and costly craniotomies.
A design company has raised $250,000 for headphones without the ears.
What 10 days of silence can do for your brain.
Researchers studying people who were almost in a plane crash have found that traumatic experiences generate 'emotionally enhanced' memories.