Home > Mental health > Brain > News 12 July 2010 Drug grows brain cells in rats Researchers have found a drug that can help the brain grow new cells and said their study may lead to ways to improve experimental Alzheimer's drugs. 0 Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » How brain injury affects you Transparent brains Researchers have found a drug that can help the brain grow new cells and said their study may lead to ways to improve experimental Alzheimer's drugs. Compound made into a pill NEXT ON HEALTH24X Is social media doing all it can to deal with mental health issues? 2020-09-22 04:45 More: BrainNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Lockdown: Scientists looked at personality traits to understand why some defy the rules Medical Swine coronavirus could jump to people, researchers warn Medical TB treatment time cut by a third News Partner Content | Meet the Next Generation of Brave: Vivian Chengalroyan Medical How Covid-19 affects those with rare immune disorders and what it means for the rest of us Medical Mothers underestimate how useful Kegel exercises are for incontinence during and after childbirth Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.