Researchers at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health say a new epilepsy drug holds promise as a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.
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Acknowledging the influence of female physiology is essential to providing effective, individualized treatment.
Pictured: Dr. Terrance Snutch (left) and Dr. Brian MacVicar (right)
A team of researchers has made a significant discovery in the mechanism of brain swelling, paving the way to preventative treatment for severe to fatal brain damage following stroke, head injury or cardiac arrest. Their research, published today in Cell, paves the way for a preventative drug treatment for severe brain damage following stroke, infection, head injury or cardiac arrest.
A collaborative, interdisciplinary project from researchers at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health is making it possible to watch brain stimulation in action.
Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute (VCHRI) is proud to name the recipients of the 2015 Top Graduating Doctoral Student Awards and the Rising Star Awards.
The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology) announced 150 new and renewed Canada Research Chairs, including six members of the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health.
A major study that will provide in-depth understanding of aging for decades has received a shot in the arm. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) has received a $41.6 million grant through the Government of Canada to continue its work for the next five years.
Dr. Judy Illes' video "Talking about Alternative Therapies for Cerebral Palsy" was awarded special mention in the 2014 CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH) Talks Video Competition.