Biology of seizures in people may be different than expected

Contrary to long-held assumptions, researchers find that some seizures start after a burst from neurons that inhibit brain activity.

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How about this role reversal – vaccinating humans to protect mosquitoes from malaria?

For decades, scientists have been trying to develop a vaccine that prevents mosquitoes from spreading malaria among humans.

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New study finds thalamus wakes the brain during development

Research from the George Washington University has found the thalamus, long considered a simple relay, is a primary controller in the development of normal sleep and waking states

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