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Evolution of central neural circuits: state of the art and perspectives

  • Ruairí J. V. Roberts
  • Sinziana Pop
  • Lucia L. Prieto-Godino
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  • The increased tissue stiffness that results from the presence of Aβ aggregates activates microglial mechanosensitive PIEZO1 channels and drives Aβ engulfment, reducing plaque burden, synapse loss and spatial memory impairment in mice.

    • Sian Lewis
    Research Highlight
  • A gut–brain circuit that mediates retching and nausea in response to enterotoxins and chemotheraputic drugs is characterized in mice.

    • Katherine Whalley
    Research Highlight
  • In mice, a neurodegenerative pathway involving Tbk1 gene mutations and chromosome 9 open reading frame 72 repeat expansions impairs endosome maturation and induces cytoplasmic TBP-43 aggregation.

    • Jake Rogers
    Research Highlight
  • Barosensitive neurons in the medullary nucleus of the solitary tract can decrease wakefulness and increase non-REM sleep in mice through the same circuitry that regulates cardiovascular function.

    • Jake Rogers
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