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Article ID: 694842

Researchers Identify Gene That Helps Prevent Brain Disease

University of California San Diego

Scientists have identified a gene that helps prevent the harmful buildup of proteins that can lead to neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. As published in Nature, the researchers found that the “Ankrd16” gene acts like a failsafe in proofreading and correcting errors to avoid the abnormal production of improper proteins.

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Article ID: 694828

Simpler Scan Still Effective in Deciding Stroke Treatment

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

A study led by a neurologist from McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) showed that a computed tomography (CT scan) could be sufficient for determining thrombectomy treatment in stroke.

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18-May-2018 3:00 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694809

专家警告:医生解释了激素与偏头痛之间的关系

Mayo Clinic

偏头痛(migraine)患者都清楚的知道,其悸动性的疼痛可能会严重到使人变得虚弱。而该疼痛在两性之间的表现并不相同。 研究表明,患偏头痛的女性是男性的三倍。

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Article ID: 694618

Drug Used to Treat Daytime Sleepiness Does Not Appear To Improve Driving in Those With Sleep Apnea

American Thoracic Society (ATS)

A drug used to treat excessive daytime sleepiness may not improve driving ability in adults with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) who cannot tolerate standard therapies, according to new research published online in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.

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Article ID: 694759

Expert: “Jockeys with Untreated Concussions Gamble with Health, Risk Permanent Brain Damage”

New York Institute of Technology

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17-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 694753

St. Jude Trial Identifies a Medulloblastoma Subset That Requires Less Aggressive Therapy

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital researchers have identified a subtype of the brain tumor medulloblastoma that is associated with improved survival of infants treated with less aggressive, risk-adapted therapy

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Article ID: 694639

The Right Moves

Harvard Medical School

New research in mice reveals how specialized neurons allow the brain to construct sequences of movements. Damage to these neurons disrupts the ability to correctly string together movements into desired actions. The findings may inform the study and eventual treatment of movement disorders such as Parkinson’s and Huntington’s.

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Article ID: 694699

Scientists Propose New Way to Diagnose Dopamine-Linked Disorders Using Mouse with ADHD Traits

Florida Atlantic University

If the “eyes are the window to the soul,” then a series of studies suggests that they may also be a window into diagnosing and treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and other dopamine-linked neuropsychiatric disorders.

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17-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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