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Stimulating neurons could protect against brain damage, research shows

(University of Strathclyde) A breakthrough in understanding how brain damage spreads -- and how it could potentially be limited -- has been made through a collaboration between neuroscientists and engineers at the universities of Dundee and Strathclyde.
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