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BCM enrolling patients for Parkinson's study evaluating CERE-120Apr 25, 2011
New study now enrolling with goal of restoring brain function to Parkinson's disease patients.
Avon Foundation grant will help researchers study breast cancer that has spread to brainApr 18, 2011
BCM researchers to study how breast cancer cells spread thanks to Avon Foundation grant.
Deadly glioblastoma target for immunotherapy researchMar 21, 2011
BCM Research team develops clinical studies to treat form of brain cancer.
McNair Scholar's science sheds light on formation of brain circuitryDec 21, 2010
BCM's first McNair scholar looks to how neurons connect in developing brains.
Baylor researchers measure competing factions in brainNov 29, 2010
Perceptual illusions could lead to insight into inner working of brain.
inhibitory-neurons-key-to-understandingNov 10, 2010
Study reveals alteration of signal from neurons can produce features of disorders such as autism.
Genetics spurs next generation of brain researchOct 21, 2010
National investment into human genome spurs next generation of brain research.
Life cycle of adult hippocampal newborn neuron uncoveredOct 8, 2010
New BCM study could play role in understanding learning, memory and disorders that affect hippocampus.
Genetic parsing of precursor protein gives clues to Alzheimer's diseaseSep 29, 2010
BCM researchers looking into information that would determine Alzheimer's drug development
Baylor joins Parkinson's Progression Markers Initiative as official siteSep 28, 2010
Enrollment open for Parkinson's disease program at BCM.