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Could treating these immune cells cure IBD?

Could treating these immune cells cure IBD?

Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham have discovered that there is a distinct group of cells in the immune system that induces and perpetuates inflammation in the gut. IBD is long-term condition that can affect quality of life to a great degree, so finding a cure is vital. …

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How does ketamine relieve depression so quickly?

How does ketamine relieve depression so quickly?

Recently, ketamine has been shown to quickly and effectively reduce the symptoms of depression. And now, scientists are asking how it works so fast. New research investigates how ketamine works so swiftly. Ketamine has a very complicated public image. Some consider it a “party drug,” while others refer to it …

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MIT researchers control robots using brain signals

MIT researchers control robots using brain signals

With the rise of autonomous robots and AI, MIT researchers have created a way to control robots more spontaneously, using hand gestures and brainwaves. The system takes advantage of brain signals called ‘error-related potentials’ (ErrPs), which naturally occur when people notice a mistake. It monitors the brain activity of a person …

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