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Highly aggregative and neurotoxic amyloid peptide Abeta43 points the way to new approaches for AD diagnosis and treatmentTokyo, July 4, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - Researchers at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute (BSI) and their collaborators have shed light on the function of a little-studied amyloid peptide in promoting Alzheimer's disease (AD).
Chronic stress has long been linked with neurodegeneration.
Jeremy Smith, Governor's Chair for Molecular Biophysics at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has helped reveal a key trigger of Gerstmannâ€“StrÃ¤usslerâ€“Scheinker (GSS) syndrome, a rare but deadly neurodegenerative disease.
-20-month extension of the Gen-Probe license- QUEBEC CITY, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - DiagnoCure, Inc. (TSX: CUR), a life sciences company commercializing high value cancer diagnostic tests and delivering laboratory services, today reported the issuance of a new U.S.
In a large study of men in Japan, the presence of fatty liver disease by ultrasonography showed an inverse ( reduced risk) association with the frequency of moderate alcohol consumption; however, there was some suggestion of an increase in fatty liver disease with higher volume of alcohol consumed per day.
An antioxidant may prevent damage to the liver caused by excessive alcohol.
A specific form of vitamin E improved the most severe form of fatty liver disease in some children, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health.
PARIS, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the occasion of the 46th Congress of the European Association for the Study of the Liver, the VCTE(TM) (Vibration Controlled Transient Elastography) from Echosens stood out as a leading technique in the field.
A new drug is effective in preventing new basal cell carcinomas in patients with an inherited predisposition to the disease.
Researchers have identified a molecular switch that appears to be a common feature in the development of fatty liver disease.
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