Alzheimer's and neurodegenerative disorders
Instead of trying to fight the disease, researchers are focusing on beefing up the brain cells to live alongside the disease.
Insights into natural brain rhythm could help people with Parkinson's disease.
The theory of what causes the disease and how it develops may be wrong.
Yoshinori Ohsumi revealed the workings of autophagy, a routine biological process implicated in many diseases.
Alzheimer's disease may cause early destruction of 'grid cells' for navigation.