Measuring brain activity on the go

Brain activity has traditionally been assessed using large and often expensive technology that has limited its use to specific clinical settings. Small wearable devices that can assess brain activity show promise for improving the diagnosis and monitoring of brain diseases like dementia or depression. In a study published recently in Advanced Materials Technologies, researchers from […]

Continue Reading

Brain discovery holds key to boosting body’s ability to fight Alzheimer’s, multiple sclerosis

UVA Health researchers have discovered a molecule in the brain responsible for orchestrating the immune system’s responses to Alzheimer’s disease and multiple sclerosis (MS), potentially allowing doctors to supercharge the body’s ability to fight those and other devastating neurological diseases. The molecule the researchers identified, called a kinase, is crucial to both removing plaque buildup […]

Continue Reading

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales swings onto PC in November

Developer Insomniac Games’ formerly PlayStation-exclusive Spider-Man: Miles Morales will be coming to PC on 18th November – and ahead of its release, Sony has detailed the PC port’s system-specific features and requirements. In case it somehow wasn’t immediately obvious, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales is the Miles-Morales-starring follow-up to Insomniac’s original Marvel’s Spider-Man, taking the first […]

Continue Reading