Monday, August 6, 2018
OCD researcher receives One Mind Rising Star award
Susanne Ahmari, MD, PhD, aims to identify novel molecular targets that cause alterations of brain circuits that lead to the symptoms seen in obsessive compulsive disorder.
Thursday, July 26, 2018
STAT: Drugs aimed at sliver of PD patients may help many more
A study led by Tim Greenamyre, MD, PhD, reported in Science Translational Medicine, suggests that experimental drugs that target the gene LRRK2 may be effective for common forms of Parkinson's.
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Pitt bioengineer awarded NIH grant to develop imaging tech that may lead to better neuroprosthetics
TK Kozai, PhD, and neurologist Franca Cambi, MD, PhD, will investigate the role of oligodendrocytes and oligodendrocyte progenitor cells in neural tissue response to chronic brain implants.