New tool for investigating brain cells, Parkinson’s, and more

New tool for investigating brain cells, Parkinson’s, and more
NMDARs (N-methyl-D-aspartate receptors) serve as valves on nerve cells, controlling the flow of electrical signals in the brain. This special group of receptors is suspect in many neurological diseases, including Alzheimer's, epilepsy, stroke, and Parkinson's. Biologists from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) and chemists from the University of Bristol have joined forces, creating a chemical compound to enable more precise ... read more
Source: Medical XpressPublished on 2020-01-22