Olfactory cells found throughout the body may help or harm depending on location
The new miniaturized microscope and related imaging methods offer unprecedented insight into nervous system function and could lead to novel pain treatments.
Why does this tiny chunk of plastic cause so much pain?
Research could help more than 200,000 people annually who suffer from nerve injuries or disease
In certain types of cancer, nerves and cancer cells enter an often lethal and intricate waltz where cancer cells and nerves move toward one another and eventually engage in such a way that the cancer cells enter the nerves.
Study identifies essential molecule for transport of protein from neuron cell body to axon.
Our ability to detect heat, touch, tickling and other sensations depends on our sensory nerves. Now, for the first time, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have identified a gene that orchestrates the crucially important branching of nerve fibers that occurs during development. The findings were published online today in the journal Cell.