forebrain

Deep Brain Stimulation Provides Sustained Relief for Severe Depression

Patients suffering from severe, treatment-resistant depression can benefit not only acutely but also the long-term from deep brain stimulation, as researchers…

MDC Researchers Reveal Molecular Mechanism Underlying Severe Anomalies of the Forebrain

In holoprosencephaly (HPE), the forebrain (prosencephalon) is only incompletely formed. Here a binding site (receptor) for cholesterol plays a key role. If…

EURYI project to understand how the brain is wired during embryogenesis

Sonia Garel has won one of the prestigious EURYI Awards granted annually to young scientists, to pursue her ground breaking research into mammalian forebrain…