Parkinson's disease: Study of live human neurons reveals the disease's genetic origins
Since in 2007, when Japanese researchers announced they had converted human cells to induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) that could then be converted to nearly any cells in the body ... death of dopamine neurons. In the vast majority of cases, the ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.