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

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).

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.

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

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.

2013-07-09 23:01:29

On Sunday, July 14th the 9th Annual Natasha Starkey Benefit Poker Run will take place.

2013-06-27 23:42:56

Learners are helping end Neurofibromatosis by taking courses with 360training.com. Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 360training.com, a leading eLearning

2013-06-25 19:16:17

Researchers with the UC Davis MIND Institute and Agilent Laboratories have found that Prader-Willi syndrome — a genetic disorder best known for causing an insatiable appetite that can lead to morbid obesity — is associated with the loss of non-coding RNAs, resulting in the dysregulation of circadian and metabolic genes, accelerated energy expenditure and metabolic differences during sleep.


Word of the Day
immane
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.
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