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  • A week in the dark rewires brain cell networks and changes hearing in adult mice
    on December 4, 2019 at 7:58 pm

    New research reveals how a week in the dark rewires brain cell networks and changes hearing sensitivity in adult mice long after the optimal window for auditory learning has passed. With further study, cross-modal learning -- the manipulation of one sense to induce change in another sense -- could be used to help people with disabilities. For […]

  • Probiotic may help treat colic in infants
    on December 4, 2019 at 7:58 pm

    Probiotics -- or 'good bacteria' -- have been used to treat infant colic with varying success. In a new trial, investigators have shown that drops containing a particular probiotic strain (Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BB-12) reduced the duration of daily crying by more than 50% in 80% of the 40 infants who received the probiotic once […]

  • Molecular bodyguards against Parkinson's disease
    on December 4, 2019 at 7:58 pm

    Chaperone proteins in human cells dynamically interact with the protein alpha-Synuclein, which is strongly associated with Parkinson's disease. A disturbed relationship to these 'bodyguards' leads to cell damage and the formation of Lewy bodies typical for Parkinson's disease. […]