Hot topics in research: diseases

We have put together a collection of open access papers on diseases. These articles demonstrate the outstanding research published in Neuroscience this year.

All these papers were published via the open access route and are permanently free for everyone to read, download, copy and distribute.

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience
Fear acquisition and extinction in offspring of mothers with anxiety and depressive disorders

Neuroscience Letters
Astrogliosis as a therapeutic target for neurodegenerative diseases

The Basal Ganglia in Perceptual Timing: Timing Performance in Multiple System Atrophy and Huntington's Disease

Progress in Neurobiology
Autophagy and Apoptosis Dysfunction in Neurodegenerative Disorders

β-Adrenoceptors and synaptic plasticity in the perirhinal cortex

NeuroImage: Clinical
Striatal Disorders Dissociate Mechanisms of Enhanced and Impaired Response Selection - Evidence from Cognitive Neurophysiology and Computational Modelling

NeuroImage: Clinical
White matter microstructure in late middle-age: effects of Apolipoprotein E4 and parental family history of Alzheimer's disease

Levodopa reinstates connectivity from prefrontal to premotor cortex during externally paced movement in Parkinson's disease

Neurobiology of Disease
An Increase in MeCP2 Dosage Impairs Neural Tube Formation

Neurobiology of Disease
Enhanced ubiquitin-dependent degradation by Nedd4 protects against α-synuclein accumulation and toxicity in animal models of Parkinson's disease