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[case_player][/case_player] At Boston University School of Medicine, a research team led by Lee Goldstein, MD, PhD, identified the mechanism of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). This neurodegenerative disease is associated with repeated brain injuries. Firstly, the researchers evaluated postmortem...
An innovative device developed by Klick Labs can recreate parkinsonian tremor in healthy individuals. Designed to increase empathy among caregivers, SymPulse Tele-Empathy Device records a patient’s hand tremors and then simulates them on a healthy individual wearing the device. The intensity of the...

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58-Year-Old Male with Asymptomatic Skin Lesion

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Researchers at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology reduced cancer tumor size in mice by activating the brain’s reward system.

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Do Some Parkinson’s Patients Undereat?

Physician experts observe that patients with Parkinson’s disease don’t always eat enough to meet their energy needs, which are typically higher than those of non-Parkinson’s patients.
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Can you inherit ADHD? New study hints that ADHD may be an epigenetic disorder.
Researchers at the National University of Ireland Galway use biomaterials to protect neurons transplanted to the brain for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease.

Derm Case Challenge of the Week

56-Year-Old Male with Pigmented Lesion on Trunk

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