Tag archive for ‘disease’
By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Parkinson’s disease could be prevented by gut microbes

One common gut organism that helps us digest food better could also be a powerful instrument in preventing or reversing the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease (PD), according to a recent study. The changes are More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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How SpatialOMx is Delivering New Insights into Disease Research

An interview with Shannon Cornett Ph.D., Applications Development Manager at Bruker Daltonics, discussing the use of MALDI Guided SpatialOMx for gaining deeper insight into disease research. Why do scientists More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
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Researchers find key to preventing muscular dystrophy-related heart disease

A Rutgers-led team may have found the key to preventing Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD)-related heart disease, the leading cause of death in patients living with the disease. The study, published in the Journal More...

By admin On Sunday, January 12th, 2020
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Mount Sinai physicians emphasize the importance of early detection, treatment of thyroid disease

January is Thyroid Awareness Month, and physicians from the Hilda and J. Lester Gabrilove Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Disease and the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at More...

By admin On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Scientists identify ‘modifier gene’ that determines severity of inherited kidney disease

Scientists have developed a new way to understand complex genetic diseases and have identified a gene that modifies the severity of inherited kidney disease, paving the way for personalised treatments. Experts More...

By admin On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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First patient recruited for UK-wide Parkinson’s disease trial

The first patient has been recruited for a UK-wide trial into tackling one of the most disabling complications of Parkinson’s disease, led by the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust and the More...

By admin On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Specific group of immune cells may influence Alzheimer’s disease

While neurons have been classically the major focus of research into Alzheimer’s disease, a new study has revealed that the immune system plays a crucial and previously unidentified role in the neurodegenerative More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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Bacterial exposure is a potential environmental risk factor in developing coeliac disease

Bacterial exposure has been identified as a potential environmental risk factor in developing coeliac disease, a hereditary autoimmune-like condition that affects about one in 70 Australians. It is estimated More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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Inflammatory bowel disease can increase certain risks in pregnant women

Pregnant women with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are more likely to undergo delivery by Caesarean section and face certain risks during pregnancy, according to an analysis of published studies. The analysis, More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
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New tools to predict childhood diarrheal disease outbreaks in Botswana

In 2006, more than 400 children under the age of 5 died during an outbreak of diarrheal disease in Botswana. In what was a 25-fold increase in diarrheal disease mortality for this age group, citizens of the More...