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Scientists focus light on a key molecular family with regulatory roles in neurocognitive functions

Puducherry: A new study conducted by Indian researchers has unravelled regulatory role of an exclusive family of molecules, Nerve Growth Factors (NGFs), in comprehensive neurocognitive functions and etiogenesis of neuropsychiatric disorders, raising hopes for preventive, rehabilitative and therapeutic use of these molecules in such disorders.

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Scientists suggest new approach unravelling aetiology and possible reversal of complex psychiatric disorders

Indian scientists have published a study in the journal ‘Neurology, Psychiatry and Brain Research’ proposing the possible use of an emerging advanced neuroscience research technique optogenetics in transgenic zebrafish model for understanding genesis, progression and possible reversal of various psychiatric disorders.

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Five names shortlisted for AIIMS Delhi director

New Delhi: The search-cum-selection committee headed by Union Health Secretary C K Mishra has reportedly shortlisted five names for the post of director of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.

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Study to unravel causes of stroke and cognitive decline launched at AIIMS

New Delhi: India and the Netherlands on Thursday launched a joint project to study the causes of stroke and cognitive decline.

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Measuring acidity level of brain can help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease: Study

New Delhi: Scientists at the National Brain Research Centre (NBRC), Manesar and neurologists at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi have found that measuring the acidity level of brain can help identify patients with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) accurately.

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