Stories about ‘Society’

By Carlos -

Via Scoop.it – Philosophy and Science of Mind and BrainClement Atlee) was being challenged one day, not too long ago, when an earnest audience member asked me—ME, of all people!—what was the most difficult unsolved problem in science.I answered without hesitation: How the brain generates awareness, thought, perceptions, emotions, and so forth, what philosophers call …

By Carlos -

Via Scoop.it – Philosophy and Science of Mind and BrainBackground: Recently, genetic variants of the neuronal sortilin-related receptor with A-type repeats (SORL1, also called LR11 or sorLA) have emerged as risk factors for the development of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Methods: In this study, SORL1 gene polymorphisms, which have been shown to be related to AD, …