Archivo mensual: junio 2016

Utilizan Google Glass para ayudar a niños con #autismo a reconocer emociones | La Unión Digital

Un equipo de investigación de la Universidad de Stanford lleva más de un año desarrollando un sistema que se vale de las Google Glass par ayudar a los niños con autismo a desarrollar habilidades sociales. Curated from Utilizan Google Glass

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New #HIV Treatment Uses Antibodies To Fight Infection For Up To 9 Weeks After Ending Antiretroviral Drug Use

HIV is one of the few health problems even 21st century medicine has a hard time taking out. We’re pretty sure about how to prevent it, but once you’re infected, antiretroviral drugs are your only option. These do a decent

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Novel combination therapy may help provide clinically successful treatment for #AD

Resveratrol is a naturally occurring polyphenolic phytochemical produced in several plants, especially grapes skin and seeds. One epidemiological study reported a positive association between moderate red wine consumption and a low incidence of cardiovascular disease, known as the “French Paradox.”

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Study reveals surprising diversity in single neuronal transcriptomes of the #brain. #Alzheimer #Parkinson #ALS #depression

A team of scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) and Illumina, Inc., has completed the first large-scale assessment of single neuronal “transcriptomes.” Their research reveals a surprising diversity in the molecules

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La impresión 3D llega a los #medicamentos | Tecnología | EL PAÍS

Esta nueva técnica permitirá la elaboración de fármacos personalizados según las necesidades de cada paciente Curated from La impresión 3D llega a los medicamentos | Tecnología | EL PAÍS

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Innovadora cirugía contra la #epilepsia refractaria

El Hospital Teodoro Maldonado Carbo (HTMC) del IESS ha informado que en sus instalaciones se están realizando cirugías a pacientes con epilepsia refractaria, caracterizada por provocar convulsiones muy frecuentes que impiden continuar con una vida normal. La cirugía consiste en

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Small trial shows memory loss from #Alzheimer’s disease can be reversed – ScienceAlert

A small clinical trial of 10 patients with early Alzheimer’s disease has shown that the memory loss and cognitive impairment can be reversed. Curated from Small trial shows memory loss from Alzheimer’s disease can be reversed – ScienceAlert

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Researchers explore epigenetic influences of chronic pain. #Rett

Chronic pain is one of the most prevalent, disabling and expensive public health crises in the United States. It affects more than 100 million Americans, with annual costs estimated at $635 billion, says a 2014 report from the American Pain

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The National #Parkinson Foundation Announces New Findings from Largest Ever Parkinsons Study Of 8000 Patients Worldwide

The National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) announced today that there are now more than 8,000 people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) enrolled in its Parkinson’s Outcomes Project, the largest-ever clinical study of Parkinson’s disease. The study, which is in its seventh year

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New link found between diabetes and #Alzheimer’s disease | EurekAlert! Science News

Drugs used to treat diabetes could also be used to treat Alzheimer’s disease, and vice versa, according to new research from the University of Aberdeen. Curated from New link found between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease | EurekAlert! Science News

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