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Barrow Study Suggests Immune Cells Contribute to Neurodegeneration

A new study suggests that immune cells in the brain and spinal cord might play a role in neurodegenerative diseases when altered by a specific genetic mutation. The...

Meet the 2021 Summer Undergraduate Research Interns at Barrow

Freya Abraham University of Arizona “I am a freshman at the University of Arizona, studying neuroscience and biochemistry. At UA, I am involved with psychology research, work as...

Barrow Scientists Honored for ALS Research at MLB’s Lou Gehrig Day

In honor of MLB’s inaugural Lou Gehrig Day on June 2, the Arizona Diamondbacks recognized two researchers from Barrow Neurological Institute at their game at Chase Field. Robert...

Barrow Researchers Receive DoD Grant for New ALS Therapy

The Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded a grant of $881,300 entitled “Targeting CNS expression of chitinases as a novel therapy for ALS” to two scientists at Barrow...

Summer Internship Program Provides Undergraduates with Real Lab Experience

Karli Smith hasn’t experienced much failure in her academic career. The Graceland University senior is a double major in chemistry and biology, has tutored other students in both...