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Newswise: Exosomes promote remarkable recovery in stroke

Exosomes promote remarkable recovery in stroke

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Scientists present brain-imaging data for a new stroke treatment that supported full recovery in swine, modeled with the same pattern of neurodegeneration as seen in humans with severe stroke.

Channels: Cardiovascular Health, Clinical Trials, Emergency Medicine, Healthcare, Neuro, Pharmaceuticals, Regenerative Medicine, All Journal News,

Released:
14-Jan-2020 1:40 PM EST
Newswise: Study finds salt nanoparticles are toxic to cancer cells

Study finds salt nanoparticles are toxic to cancer cells

University of Georgia

A new study at the University of Georgia has found a way to attack cancer cells that is potentially less harmful to the patient.

Channels: Cancer, Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Vaccines, All Journal News,

Released:
9-Jan-2020 1:35 PM EST
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Newswise: Study Shows Animal Life Thriving Around Fukushima

Study Shows Animal Life Thriving Around Fukushima

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Nearly a decade after the nuclear accident in Fukushima, Japan, researchers from the University of Georgia have found that wildlife populations are abundant in areas void of human life.

Channels: Environmental Science, Nature, Wildlife, Japan News, All Journal News, Nuclear Power, Staff Picks,

Released:
6-Jan-2020 10:55 AM EST
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Released:
16-Dec-2019 12:35 PM EST
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Newswise: To the brain, straight from the vein: IV treatment for TBI

To the brain, straight from the vein: IV treatment for TBI

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A team of researchers from the University of Georgia’s Regenerative Bioscience Center has found that neural exosomes—“cargo” molecules within the nervous system that carry messages to the brain—can minimize or even avert progression of traumatic brain injury when used as part of a new cell-to-cell messaging technology.

Channels: All Journal News, Healthcare, Neuro, Trauma,

Released:
12-Dec-2019 12:45 PM EST
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Newswise: Researchers discover brain circuit linked to food impulsivity

Researchers discover brain circuit linked to food impulsivity

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A team of researchers that includes a faculty member at the University of Georgia has now identified a specific circuit in the brain that alters food impulsivity, creating the possibility scientists can someday develop therapeutics to address overeating.

Channels: All Journal News, Neuro, Nutrition, Obesity, Psychology and Psychiatry, Nature (journal),

Released:
11-Dec-2019 2:25 PM EST
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Newswise: Tweaking the approach to save the desert tortoise

Tweaking the approach to save the desert tortoise

University of Georgia

“Increase the size, increase the survival” is the premise behind head-starting tortoises, but new research reveals larger size alone is not enough to save the desert tortoise from predator attacks.

Channels: Wildlife, All Journal News,

Released:
10-Dec-2019 3:05 PM EST
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UGA establishes Master of Fine Arts Film program

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Georgia’s burgeoning film and television industry stands ready to benefit from an expanded workforce, thanks to an innovative new partnership between the University of Georgia, the Georgia Film Academy and Pinewood Forest, the new community in Fayetteville, Georgia, located adjacent to Pinewood Atlanta Studios.

Channels: Arts and Entertainment,

Released:
10-Dec-2019 9:00 AM EST
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Aspirin’s health benefits under scrutiny

University of Georgia

Taking a baby aspirin every day to prevent a heart attack or stroke should no longer be recommended to patients who haven’t already experienced one of these events.

Channels: All Journal News, Cardiovascular Health, Heart Disease, Pharmaceuticals, Public Health,

Released:
9-Dec-2019 10:10 AM EST
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Chronic disease prevention could ease opioid crisis

University of Georgia

Preventing chronic disease could help curb the opioid epidemic, according to research from the University of Georgia. The study is the first to examine the relationship between hospitalizations due to opioid misuse and chronic disease.

Channels: Addiction, All Journal News, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Healthcare, Substance Abuse,

Released:
5-Dec-2019 11:35 AM EST
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