For people with the genetic disorder neurofibromatosis type 1, a three-base pair deletion in the NF1 gene has a mild phenotype, but the mutation causes complications that include non-optic brain tumors, mostly low-grade and asymptomatic, as well as...
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UAB researchers will implement a new home-intervention model to teach mothers and children to form healthy habits right in the comfort of their homes.
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In a paper published in the journal Science, researchers have detailed a mechanism that sets the stage for the fate decision that gives rise to two major subsets of effector cells: T follicular helper cells and non-T follicular helper cells, known...
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In mouse experiments, scientists have shown a way to hit an immunological “reset button” that ends inappropriately sustained inflammation. This reset reverses the pathologic enlargement and pumping failure of the heart, and it suggests a...
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Researchers have found a mechanism that links epigenetic changes to translational control during fear memory reconsolidation — several particular epigenetic changes in the hippocampus of the rat brain control downstream regulation of translation...
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Researchers have developed and tested 30 quantitative assays for pig infectious agents. The assays had sensitivities similar to lab assays for viral loads in human patients. After validation, they also used the assays on nine sows and 22 piglets...
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A study comparing two breathing tubes used by paramedics during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest shows that the King laryngeal tube was superior to the more commonly used endotracheal tube, according to findings of the Pragmatic Airway Resuscitation...
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UAB eye physicians say it is never too early to start caring
for your child’s ocular health.
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