Archivo diario: 13 noviembre, 2017

3 Questions Every #Alzheimer’s Caregiver Should Ask About Palliative Care | Alzheimer’s Reading Room

Originally posted 2016-06-24 10:19:16. Alzheimer’s Disease is a terminal illness, people can die from its complications. Medications do not stop the neurons from dying off. No procedures reverse dementia. From a palliative care perspective, every decision is made based on

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AANS Neurosurgeon Study Reveals Insights Into Protein Linked to Cancer and #Alzheimer’s Disease – AANS Neurosurgeon

Originally posted 2016-06-24 10:18:36.   Traditionally, drugs that are used to treat cancer and Alzheimer’s disease target specific sites on specific protein molecules. They try to match the shape of “pockets” that can be found on each molecule. However, a

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Troubles de l’attention : un problème cérébral – &TDAH

Originally posted 2017-05-28 10:02:56. Pour la première fois, une étude réalisée sur plus de 1700 personnes atteintes de trouble déficitaire de l’attention avec hyperactivité (TDAH) aux Etats-Unis a permis d’identifier de façon statistiquement fiable les différences dans leur cerveau, par

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Researchers studying century-old drug in potential new approach to #autism

Originally posted 2017-05-28 10:01:42. In a small, randomized Phase I/II clinical trial (SAT1), researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine say a 100-year-old drug called suramin, originally developed to treat African sleeping sickness, was safely administered to

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Scientists map genetic changes that help drive aggressive #braintumor

Originally posted 2017-05-27 12:18:18. University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers and collaborators have mapped genetic changes that help drive an aggressive tumor as it develops in the brain – helping to lay the foundation for targeted treatment

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#Psicosis, #autismo y #trastornobipolar, grandes candidatos a la herencia

Originally posted 2016-12-30 09:37:58. Los trastornos mentales con más probabilidades de heredarse se corresponden con el autismo (entre un 80 y 90 por ciento de probabilidades si portan su carga genética los familiares de primer grado), el trastorno bipolar (80

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#Alzheimer’s Disease Detected With Blood Test

Originally posted 2016-12-30 09:36:55. In this video shared by TEDx Talks, Dr. Lesley Cheng talks about the disease that “takes away your memory and your ability to think.” Origen: Alzheimer’s Disease Detected With Blood Test – Alzheimer’s News Today

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Disease-modifying effects of orally bioavailable NF-κB inhibitors in dystrophin-deficient muscle. #Duchenne

Originally posted 2016-12-30 09:34:31. Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is a devastating muscle disease characterized by progressive muscle deterioration and replacement with an aberrant fatty, fibrous matrix. Chronic upregulation of nuclear factor κB (NF-κB) is implicated as a driver of the

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#Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy Advance – Healthy Kids Center: Information on Children’s Health

Originally posted 2016-12-30 09:31:04.   An “antisense” compound may partially correct the genetic defect that causes deadly Duchenne’s muscular dystrophy. Origen: Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy Advance – Healthy Kids Center: Information on Children’s Health

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This Protein Could Help in Treating Neurodegenerative Diseases. #Huntington, #Parkinson #Alzheimer #ALS

Originally posted 2016-12-30 09:33:09. Researchers from the Gladstone Institute have identified a key cellular protein that could potentially be exploited to work as a possible treatment for neurodegenerative diseases, such as Huntington’s, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Origen: This

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