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Autoimmune

Autoantibodies in neurological disorders – a review from Judith Greer

Immunotherapy for mild cognitive impairment patients: a role for omega-3 fatty acids in improving innate immunity against amyloid-beta

NCTalks with Robyn Klein: immunology and inflammation in neurological disease

Cerebrovascular disease

Orthostatic hypotension could contribute to risk of dementia

Post-stroke neurogenesis boosted with new compound

A report of nontraumatic cortical subarachnoid hemorrhage and subsequent management

CNS/PNS/SNS

Increased cerebrospinal fluid could be used as biomarker for autism

Hippocampal place cell firing patterns reflect fearful experiences

Chronic fatigue syndrome linked with dysfunctional immune system

Cognitive/neurodegenerative disorders

Autoantibodies in neurological disorders – a review from Judith Greer

Low pH levels could play a role in the development of prion diseases

Cost–effectiveness of different strategies for treatment relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis

Demyelinating disease

Autoantibodies in neurological disorders – a review from Judith Greer

Cost–effectiveness of different strategies for treatment relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis

Can we harness the CNS remyelination process to treat MS?

Development and pediatrics

Increased cerebrospinal fluid could be used as biomarker for autism

Angelman syndrome and Dup15q syndrome: two rare diseases working together to solve each other’s puzzles - a conversation with Jill Silverman and Nathalie Buscher

Autism predicted prior to symptom onset with MRI scans

Epilepsy and seizure

Epileptic brains may have differences in their connectivity

Bumetanide could prevent prolonged convulsive seizures in epilepsy

Lorcaserin shows promising results for treatment of Dravet syndrome

Genetics

New gene-editing technology could relieve chronic pain

Interview with James Coffman: early-life stress in adult illness

How chronic stress experienced during early development epigenetically programs adult disease risk

Headache

Electrical stimulation could provide pain relief alternative for migraines

Psychological mislabeling of chronic pain: lessons from migraine in the 20th century

The best of 2016 on Neurology Central – a note from the Editor

Immune disorders and inflammation

Autoantibodies in neurological disorders – a review from Judith Greer

Immunotherapy for mild cognitive impairment patients: a role for omega-3 fatty acids in improving innate immunity against amyloid-beta

NCTalks with Robyn Klein: immunology and inflammation in neurological disease

Infection

Researchers uncover how Zika virus might cross the placental barrier

How does Zika virus affect our neural cells?

The cytopathic effects of Zika virus: has new research discovered what is to blame?

Injury/trauma

Genetic findings in sport-related concussions: potential for individualized medicine?

International Women’s Day interview with Twyila Lay, AANN President-Elect

Wearable sensing and mobile devices: the future of post-concussion monitoring?

Movement disorders

Cost–effectiveness of different strategies for treatment relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis

Can we harness the CNS remyelination process to treat MS?

Neuroimmunology and multiple sclerosis: an interview with Katerina Akassoglou

Neuro-ophthalmology

Genetic analysis identifies loci associated with macular telangiectasia type 2

The best of 2016 on Neurology Central – a note from the Editor

Individual retinal ganglion cells imaged with new technique

Neurometabolic

The best of 2016 on Neurology Central – a note from the Editor

Energy drinks and alcohol may affect adolescent brains in similar way to cocaine

Cholesterol could be key target in fight against glioblastoma

Neuromuscular

Mitochondrial DNA homeostasis dysregulated in Parkinson’s disease

Antibody show promise against multiple sclerosis

The best of 2016 on Neurology Central – a note from the Editor

Neuropsychiatry

Interview with James Coffman: early-life stress in adult illness

How chronic stress experienced during early development epigenetically programs adult disease risk

Hippocampal place cell firing patterns reflect fearful experiences

Oncology/tumor

The role of the immune system in neurofibromatosis type 1-associated nervous system tumors

BET inhibitors could result in better survival for aggressive pediatric brain tumor patients

Cytomegalovirus-targeted immunotherapy and glioblastoma: hype or hope?

Pain

New gene-editing technology could relieve chronic pain

Aquaporins in peripheral nociception

Electrical stimulation could provide pain relief alternative for migraines

Sleep

Precision medicine in circadian rhythm sleep–wake disorders: current state and future perspectives

The best of 2016 on Neurology Central – a note from the Editor

Sleep disorders linked to stroke risk?