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Mouse Study Offers Hope For Potential Down Syndrome Treatment
2013-09-05 06:07:35

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new compound that dramatically bolsters learning and memory when given on the day of birth to mice with a Down syndrome-like condition has been identified by researchers from Johns Hopkins and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The findings, published in Science Translational Medicine, shows that the single-dose treatment seems to enable the cerebellum of the rodent’s brains to grow to a normal size. The compound is a small...

2013-08-06 09:06:55

UC Davis researchers have identified how and where in the genome a cancer chemotherapy agent acts on and 'un-silences' the epigenetically silenced gene that causes Angelman syndrome, a rare neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by severe intellectual disability, seizures, motor impairments, and laughing and smiling. The agent, Topotecan, is a topoisomerase inhibitor, part of a class of drugs that in earlier research has been found to un-silence the Angelman gene, suggesting that it...

2013-08-05 23:01:54

UC Davis researchers have identified how and where in the genome a cancer chemotherapy agent acts on and ‘un-silences’ the epigenetically silenced gene that causes Angelman syndrome, a rare neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by severe intellectual disability, seizures, motor impairments, and laughing and smiling. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 UC Davis researchers have identified how and where in the genome a cancer chemotherapy agent acts on and ‘un-silences’ the...

2013-07-09 23:22:31

As the summer season calls for people to have fun in the sun and show off their swimsuit looks, many express concerns over common skin conditions. Long Island medispa Ageless Rx discusses how confidence can be restored in terms of skin appearance. Long Island, New York (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 According to Ageless Rx—a high-end medispa serving a diverse clientele in Long Island, New York—summer is a time for people to show off their bikini looks and shine under the sun with confidence....


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  • Boughs or branches.
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