Study points to potential culprit that kills motor neurons in ALS
Motor neurons, or nerve cells, in the brain and spinal cord control the function of muscles throughout the body. In amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ... Some cases of ALS are hereditary but the vast majority of patients have no family ties to the disease.
Yoga and massage ehances myofascial release and flexibility
When we talk about mind-body activities what we are often talking about is the fascia. It is a mind body matrix. The vast majority of our senses are located in the fascia and since the stream of sensory information coming from our fascia is the greatest in ...
Facebook’s facial recognition software is now as accurate as the human brain, but what now?
In this case, DeepFace consists of a bunch of neurons ... the vast majority of [the] performance gap.” What it chooses to do with that software, of course, remains a mystery. It will obviously eventually be used to shore up the existing facial ...
What Causes Itching? 'Nppb' Protein Molecule Triggers Sensation, Mouse Study Suggests
Injection of a toxin made from soapwort seeds that targeted these spinal-cord neurons blocked itch responses, but not other sensory responses, suggesting that information about ... but for the vast majority they do nothing,” he says.
You can't keep a good cell down: Vast majority of cells close to death after toxin exposure can survive and thrive
The vast majority of cells that appear to be on a one-way track to ... Within hours, the cells displayed the typical hallmarks of apoptosis, including cell body and nucleus shrinking, cell membrane blebbing and an altered appearance of cellular organelles.