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  • Research update on Multiple Sclerosis
    17 July 2017
    Dr Scott Graham, expert in neuroinflammation, and co-investigators Dr Jennifer Pereira; ADHB’s leading MS neurologist, and Dr Simon O’Carroll; Director of the Spinal Cord Injury Research Facility (SCIRF), are investigating an unknown soluble substance that appears to have an effect on the permeability of the brain in patients with MS.
  • The Modern Dilemma: Pedestrians and Personal Music Players
    14 July 2017
    The tragic deaths of pedestrians in road or rail accidents while distracted by listening to music through headphones have been highlighted in research from the University of Auckland.
  • NZ research shows potential for first gonorrhoea vaccine
    14 July 2017
    New Zealand-led research has shown a link between the meningococcal group B vaccine (MeNZB™) used here between 2004 and 2008 and a reduction in cases of gonorrhoea.
  • The CBR hosts Neurological Choirs Workshop
    10 July 2017
    In Auckland, Music Therapy New Zealand and the Centre for Brain Research co-facilitated the Music Therapy Week Neurological Choirs Workshop, hosted by Professor Suzanne Purdy, Alison Talmage RMTh and Shari Storie RMThZealand (MThNZ).
  • Family violence reports reach record high
    28 June 2017
    Police family violence investigations reached a record high in 2016, statistics released today show.