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  • Mice With Human Brain Cells

    Mice With Human Brain Cells

    There’s a lab full of mice that have been genetically engineered to have human brain cells, which make them obviously smarter than other lab mice, and any other lab animal. Researchers at New York’s U. of Rochester Medical Center who carried out the study, expressed in The Journal of Neuroscience, hope these humanized mice will give them better insight into human diseases like […] More

  • Coffee Can Reduce Your Risk for Dementia

    Coffee Can Reduce Your Risk for Dementia

    If you drink a cup or two of coffee every day, you may be cutting your chance of developing Alzheimer’s disease by about 20%. Both caffeine and polyphenols, substances found in high quantities in coffee, have a protective impact on the brain, according to a new report presented at the Alzheimer Europe Annual Congress. Polyphenols fight inflammation and the […] More