Neuroscience

Brain imaging can predict childhood weight gain

A greater density of cells in a key reward center of the brain is associated with obesity in children and predicts future weight gain, a new Yale-led study finds.

Oncology & Cancer

Pale melanomas masked by albino gene

People with pale colored melanomas are more likely to have a gene mutation associated with albinism, University of Queensland research has found.

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

How reaching for toys could change cerebral palsy therapy

Infants who are born early or at low birthweight can be at risk for cerebral palsy, a group of disorders that affect a person's ability to move and maintain balance and posture, caused by brain damage often before birth.

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