The blood-brain barrier represents a fundamental limitation in treating neurological disease because it prevents all neuropeptides from reaching the central nervous system (CNS). Currently, there is no efficient method to … Continue Reading New technique bypasses the blood-brain barrier to deliver neuroprotection.
Revolutionary micronpump is 20 times thinner than a hair, delivers drugs to exact location in the brain.
Many potentially efficient drugs have been created to treat neurological disorders, but they cannot be used in practice. Typically, for a condition such as epilepsy, it is essential to act … Continue Reading Revolutionary micronpump is 20 times thinner than a hair, delivers drugs to exact location in the brain.
A study using intricate fiber dissection techniques provides new insights into the deep anatomy of the human brainstem and helps to define safe entry zones for neurosurgeons performing brainstem surgery, … Continue Reading Neurosurgeons map 3d microsurgical entry points for the human brainstem in unprecedented detail.
A panel of experts have performed a literary review to form the first clinical guidelines for the use of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Available research evidence … Continue Reading Clinical guidelines set for deep brain stimulation for obsessive-compulsive disorder.