Sharp Brains: Brain Fitness and Cognitive Health News

Neuroplasticity, Brain Fitness and Cognitive Health News

Icon

New brain cells in the adult brain

BBC News reports that Brain createsnewnerve cells:

  • “Researchers have discovered a type of brain cell that continuously regenerates in humans.”
  • “Experts said the findings, published in Science, opened up the potential for research into repairing brains in conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease”
  • “Dr Mark Baxter, Wellcome Trust senior research fellow at Oxford University, said: “This study is exciting because it reveals a group of brain cells in the adult human brain that are continuously regenerating.”

Leave a Reply...

Loading Facebook Comments ...

One Response

Leave a Reply

Categories: Cognitive Neuroscience

Tags: , , , , , , ,