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Smaller Strokes Can Still Damage The Brain
2012-12-17 05:56:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While a blockage in even one tiny blood vessel in the brain can damage neural tissue and cause behavior changes, a drug already approved by the FDA to treat Alzheimer's disease could lessen the harmful effects, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) researchers have discovered. Andy Shih, a postdoctoral fellow in physics at UCSD at the time of the study who is now an assistant professor at the Medical University of South...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.