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2011-03-08 07:46:31

Northwestern Medicine researchers for the first time have transformed a human embryonic stem cell into a critical type of neuron that dies early in Alzheimer's disease and is a major cause of memory loss.

2011-03-01 06:00:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (Amex: CUR) announced that the first subject was dosed yesterday in a Phase Ia trial to evaluate the safety of its drug, NSI-189, which is being developed for the treatment of major depressive disorder and other psychiatric indications.

2011-02-09 11:56:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CUR) announced that the U.S.

2011-01-28 06:00:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (Amex: CUR) announced that it has reach a settlement with ReNeuron, Ltd. ending litigation between the parties. The confidential settlement agreement resolves all claims asserted by Neuralstem against ReNeuron in Neuralstem, Inc. v.

2011-01-06 16:53:44

For years, the majority of research on reactive oxygen species (ROS) – ions or very small molecules that include free radicals – has focused on how they damage cell structure and their potential link to stroke, cardiovascular disease and other illnesses.

2010-12-16 07:10:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: CUR) today announced that the U.S.

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2010-12-15 07:48:54

Study might provide new clues to designing better treatments for depression and other neuropsychiatric disorders.

2010-12-14 23:50:19

For patients with glioma, the most common primary brain tumor, new findings may explain why current therapies fail to eradicate the cancer.

2010-12-08 02:25:54

Scientists have created a way to isolate neural stem cells – cells that give rise to all the cell types of the brain – from human brain tissue with unprecedented precision, an important step toward developing new treatments for conditions of the nervous system, like Parkinson’s and Huntington’s diseases and spinal cord injury.

2010-11-25 21:59:20

Chronic jet lag alters the brain in ways that cause memory and learning problems long after one's return to a regular 24-hour schedule.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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