Neurology News

Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital take part in World Rett Syndrome CongressJun 18, 2012
BCM's Dr. Huda Zoghbi, who identified the gene that causes Rett syndrome, will co-chair events June 22.
Developmental function of transcription factor conserved in human white matter disordersMay 31, 2012
BCM researchers look to pinpoint developmental process of some neurological conditions.
BCM researchers support work to improve neurocritical careMay 29, 2012
Experts call for more clinical trails to uncover new treatment options for bleeding found within the membrane layers surrounding the brain.
Cellular boundary key to neuronal functionMay 25, 2012
Study finds molecule responsible for proper formation, function of neurons finds its way to the right place because of axon restriction.
Neurocritical Care Research Conference returns to HoustonMay 9, 2012
Conference, founded by BCM researchers, brings diverse group of academic scientists together to focus on field of neuromonitoring.
BCM tackles Alzheimer's on all fronts: Experimental ResearchMay 1, 2012
Read about current research being done about BCM's Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders Center.
Jankovic's work to be featured at neurology meetingApr 20, 2012
BCM's Dr. Joseph Jankovic's seven books to be featured during American Academy of Neurology annual meeting.
Computing the path to safetyApr 17, 2012
BCM researchers study finds a single neuron responsible for sophisticated computations.
African Americans contribute to Alzheimer's research effortsFeb 29, 2012
BCM recognizes Dr. Solomon Carter Fuller's contributions to medical field as one of first known African-American psychiatrists.
Brain, heart link may explain sudden death in RettDec 14, 2011
Finding opens doors to tailor treatments to prevent heart rhythm problems, possibly deaths for those with Rett syndrome.