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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:29:49 GMT

Alzheimer's News Today

Study on Neurons' Function Provide Insight on Alzheimer's, Other Brain Diseases
Alzheimer's News Today
neurons The electrically charged cells in the nervous system, called neurons, react differently compared to electrical signals at the molecular level, even though they are the same type of cell, according to new research conducted at the University of Missouri.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:58:34 GMT

Zee News

Gene behind sweating disorder detected
Zee News
Washington: Mutation of a single gene blocks sweat production leading to an increased risk of hyperthermia, also known as heatstroke, said a study. The gene called ITPR2 controls a basic cellular process in sweat glands, promoting the release of calcium ...

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:35:38 GMT

Vaccines do not increase risk of multiple sclerosis, study says
Fox News
Such damage, called demyelination, is the hallmark of several neurodegenerative autoimmune diseases most commonly, MS. Previous studies on this topic have been small. While most have found no connection between vaccination and MS, two studies did ...

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:18:58 GMT

H Pylori Natural Treatment Advice From Gastroenterology Study
Helicobacter pylori, commonly called H. pylori, is a pathogen that can be persistent and difficult to treat and can lead to many gastric diseases. A study published in the World Journal of Gastroenterology offers advice about possible natural treatments for those ...

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:34:46 GMT

Parkinson's disease progression may be reversed
Big News
Certain drugs can help reverse the effects caused by Parkinson's disease, a study on fruit flies shows. Mutations in a gene called LRRK2 carry a well-established risk for Parkinson's disease. The substances called deacetylase inhibitors could fully restore ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:49:50 GMT

Study proves biodiversity buffers disease (blog)
When a community is biodiverse with many different species, the risk of disease decreases, according to a new study that uses experiments to understand the mechanisms for this pattern, called the “dilution effect.” Researchers have debated for decades ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:31:27 GMT

The Star

Sheffield drug study gives hope to disease sufferers
The Star
Researchers in Sheffield have found a potential new way of reversing some of the effects caused by one of the most common genetic causes of Parkinson's disease. Mutations in a gene called LRRK2 carry a well-established risk for Parkinson's disease ...

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:30:27 GMT

Ann Romney launches new center to study neurological diseases
Los Angeles Times
... the Romneys are launching the Ann Romney Center for Neurological Diseases, a research facility that will focus on finding cures and new treatments for Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, Lou Gehrig's disease (known as ALS), Parkinson's disease and ...

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:05:49 GMT

Proteins linked to severe forms of ALS are less stable, suggests new study
... a protein called superoxide dismutase (SOD), report their findings this week in the online Early Edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The study provides evidence that those proteins linked to more severe forms of the disease are ...

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:17:54 GMT

Study finds evidence of degenerative brain disease in nearly all former football ...
ABC Online
NICK GRIMM: There's growing evidence of the danger of concussion in sport and its link to a degenerative brain disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE. CTE research relies on post-mortem brain examination from former sports players or ...

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