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    Protein duo maintains communication among nerves

    Frustration gave way to satisfaction when an experiment that seemed to foil St. Jude researchers actually brought them a step closer to understanding how the brain maintains healthy lines of communications among its nerves.

    Keeping the right synapses together

    The brain's ability to transmit and process information requires a lifelong commitment to maintaining the integrity of synapses.

    Reprogramming genetic material to reverse cancer

    Nuclei removed from mouse brain tumor cells and transplanted into mouse eggs whose own nuclei have been removed, give rise to cloned embryos with normal tissues, even though the mutations causing the cancer are still present.