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Functional outcome and prognostic factors in anti-Jo1 patients with antisynthetase syndrome. - PubMed

INTRODUCTION:<p>The aims of this present study were firstly to assess the outcome, including functional course, in anti-Jo1 positive patients with …

Scientists find the brain’s missing ‘pipes’

“Throw out the textbooks” and “missing link” are words rarely heard anymore in science, but that’s what researchers around the world are saying about the recent discovery of microscopic lymphatic vessels connecting the brain to the immune system.<p>That physical link was long thought absent, …

Neuroscience

Israel's BrainStorm says stem cell drug benefits most patients in ALS trial | Reuters

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel’s BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics said final results from a clinical trial of its adult stem cell treatment in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) were positive, with most patients showing a slowing in the disease’s progression.<p>According to the ALS Association, 5,600 people …

Brainstorming

The IBM engineer that controlled a 'Star Wars' toy with his mind thinks brain readers could be the next big thing

That programmer was Joshua Carr, a lead engineer at IBM, who happens to have an interest in the internet of things (IoT) — connecting everyday items to the internet.<p>Carr claims that brain readers could be used for a number of other tasks in future if programmers put their minds to it.<p>To move the …

1 man brain dead, 5 others hospitalized in French drug trial

PARIS (AP) — One man was brain dead and three others faced possible permanent brain damage after volunteering to take part in a drug trial for a …

Medicine

Lip Art Expert Uses Makeup to Turn Her Mouth Into Cartoon Characters

Since we first shared makeup artist Laura Jenkinson‘s playful lip art last summer, she has continued expand her portfolio of work. Jenkinson expertly transforms her own mouth into those of beloved cartoon characters, displaying both her skills and whimsical creativity. As for how she accomplishes …

Art

You Could "Fix" Your Brain With Magnets (No, Really)

Illustrated By Jenny Kraemer.<p>Beyond their critical role in the art of fridge anagrams, magnets are easy to underestimate. But, researchers at the …

Scientists Want to Shock the Brain into Remembering

Could electrical brain stimulation, already used to treat Parkinson's, be the way to enhance memory formation for people with traumatic brain injuries?<p>Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania team are researching the possibility that shocking the brain could help memories form. Their work with …

Magnetic Brain Stimulation for Treating Depression Attracts GE Investment

There are millions of Americans who battle depression every year and many of them fail to respond to pills and other standard treatments or suffer …

The Brain

Missing Link Found From Brain To The Immune System - PsyBlog

Vessels discovered in the brain that were thought not to exist — could revolutionise study of neurological diseases like Alzheimer’s.<p>The brain is …

Neuroscience

Samsung is taking drastic measures to lure customers away from iPhone

Now, those in the market for a new smartphone will be able to try Samsung's new lineup of Galaxy phones, including the Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, and Note 5 for one month.<p>If you like it, you can keep the phone, plus a month of cellular service, for just $1. The only catch: You have to enroll in …

How to Build a Printmakers Media Console

Shares 41<p>Hey everyone! It’s Jamison from Rogue Engineer again and this time I’m bringing you plans for this awesome printmakers media console that my …

Your PC Needs a Control Panel Like This One

Adjusting your volume. Opening Photoshop. Summoning your favorite funny GIF. These daily tasks that we all do have become so integrated into our computer usage that they have become knee-jerk reactions.<p>Reddit user smashcuts decided to liven up his interactions with his hardware by building a fully …

Mockups

Why Are Dogs So Insanely Happy to See Us When We Get Home?

Unlike a certain companion animal that will go unnamed, dogs lose their minds when reunited with their owners. But it’s not immediately obvious why …