Neuroscience Research Australia
Neuroscience Research Australia (also known as NeuRA) is an independent medical research institute based in Sydney, Australia. Previously called the Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, the institute relaunched as Neuroscience Research Australia on 1 June 2010., NeuRA is accredited by the National Health and Medical Research Council. Neuroscience Research Australia is made up of approximately 260 researchers specialising in research on the brain and nervous system in health and disease.
Injecting botox into the arm muscles of stroke survivors, with severe spasticity, changes electrical activity in the brain and may assist with longer-term recovery, according to new research.
Neuroscience Jan 08, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
A simple word-training program has been found to restore key words in people with a type of dementia that attacks language and our memory for words.
Alzheimer's disease & dementia Nov 27, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
New Australian research shows that the brains of people with schizophrenia may be under attack by the immune system, providing the strongest evidence to date of a link between immune function and schizophrenia.
Psychology & Psychiatry Aug 08, 2012 | 5 / 5 (4) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- New NeuRA research shows that the brains of people with schizophrenia may attempt to repair damage caused by the disease, in another example of the adult brains capacity to change ...
Neuroscience Aug 08, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Dementia can affect a persons ability to recognise the meaning of common emotional words such as thrilled and annoyed, according to new research.
Alzheimer's disease & dementia Jul 27, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Stroke patients once considered too disabled to regain function in their affected limbs are now showing signs of recovery because of a new therapy that utilizes the Nintendo Wii.
Neuroscience Jul 20, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Genetic testing for Alzheimers disease can reduce anxiety for people, regardless of whether the test confirms a risk of developing the disease.
Alzheimer's disease & dementia Jul 17, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- A new NeuRA study has found that people suffering from depression are more likely to fall, pointing to a complex relationship between mental illness, a sense of balance, and falling in ...
Health Jun 15, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The environment in which laboratory mice are reared can drastically alter the results of experiments and may have major implications for medical research around the world, according to new Australian data ...
Medical research Jun 12, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Ever been stuck in traffic when a feel-good song comes on the radio and suddenly your mood lightens?
Neuroscience Jun 04, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Our ability to imagine and plan our future depends on brain regions that store general knowledge, new research shows.
Neuroscience May 23, 2012 | not rated yet | 0