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  • Early Alzheimer’s trial shows promise

    In a small safety trial based on preclinical work by a Stanford researcher, participants receiving blood plasma infusions from young donors showed some evidence of improvement.


  • Brain circuits tied to alertness

    Stanford investigators were able to simultaneously monitor activity in every nerve cell of a zebrafish’s brain and determine which types of neurons were tied to alertness.


  • BioSci Careers expands programs

    The School of Medicine is providing new resources to graduate students, medical students and postdoctoral scholars headed not only into academic careers, but also jobs in government, industry and the nonprofit sector.


  • New guidelines for PANS/PANDAS

    Stanford clinicians helped develop the first clinical guidelines for treating pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome, a psychiatric problem linked to brain inflammation.


  • Initiative for brain health launched

    Brainstorm’s first event featured a competition between researchers who designed virtual-reality products for diagnosing and treating mental illness.



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