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2014-06-17 08:28:25

CARLSBAD, Calif., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announced today it has earned a $10 million milestone payment from Biogen Idec associated with the validation of an undisclosed target to treat a neurological disorder. This is the first milestone payment under Isis' and Biogen Idec's 2013 strategic collaboration to advance the treatment of neurological disorders. This collaboration combines Biogen Idec's expertise in neurology with Isis'...

2014-06-16 04:21:31

CAMBRIDGE, England, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Convergence Pharmaceuticals ("Convergence" or "the Company") Highlights of the data: - CNV1014802 was associated with a consistent reduction of pain severity and number of paroxysms in all primary and secondary outcomes - 2.3 unit reduction in numeric rating scale (NRS) of pain intensity compared to placebo...

2014-06-14 23:00:26

Dr. Lucy Jane Miller presented evidence-based research by the Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation covering topics such as validity of the diagnosis of Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), prevalence and existence with other disorders such as autism and ADHD, and discussion of an enriched treatment for SPD at the 3rd European Congress of Sensory Integration in Naantali, Finland. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 Dr. Lucy Jane Miller joined notable experts from around the world to...

2014-06-12 23:09:12

New book provides first hand look at a fairly unknown autoimmune disease. ELGIN, Ill. (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Imagine only being able to do one activity a day before being too tired to continue. For those who suffer from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, situations like that are all too familiar. “My Battle with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome” is a detailed journey through the symptoms and impact of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome on not only the individuals, but also their caretakers. Told from the...

2014-06-12 23:06:39

Relias Learning builds on its industry leading platform with the addition of the number one provider of online Applied Behavior Analysis training. Cary, NC (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Relias Learning, the leader in online training for human services organizations, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Autism Training Solutions (ATS). The acquisition adds more than 2,000 Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) training video clips and over 60 hours of expert instruction to Relias...

2014-06-12 23:04:25

Touchdown Communities offers safe and secure living and work environments, programs to foster ongoing growth and relationships, and sustainable and lasting options for home and work. Moorestown, NJ (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Adults with autism and related developmental disorders will soon have a place to live, work, and socialize. Touchdown Communities (TDC), the brainchild of Moorestown’s Tim Downes, is in the process of purchasing a site for development in Burlington, N.J. at the...

2014-06-10 23:12:06

The Skills® technology provides South Asian Autism Awareness Centre the ability to streamline assessments, individualized treatment plans and progress tracking. Scarborough, Ontario (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 South Asian Autism Awareness Centre (SAAAC) today announced the implementation of Skills®, a web-based tool, in its clients’ treatment programs. The Centre, located in Scarborough, Ontario, treats children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and other developmental...

Determining The Lifetime Cost Of Caring For Autism Patients
2014-06-10 11:19:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Individuals with autism need special care throughout their lives and unfortunately, that care comes at a cost. According to a new study in JAMA Pediatrics, the costs for supporting individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) ranges from $1.4 million to $2.4 million in the United States and the United Kingdom. The study team said their analysis included more than just the direct costs associated with the condition. "We sought...

2014-06-09 23:07:54

Dr. Babak Azizzadeh, Director of the Facial Paralysis Institute in Beverly Hills, commends award-winning fashion student for her final collection that was inspired by her battle with Bell’s palsy. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Dr. Babak Azizzadeh of the Facial Paralysis Institute in Beverly Hills commented today on Julia Wolner’s fashion collection that won the prestigious Liz Claiborne Award at the Pratt Institute’s 2014 Fashion Show in Manhattan. Wolner’s award also...

2014-06-09 12:30:44

Travel Expert Colleen Lanin Offers Women Advice for Making the Most of Summer Travel TARRYTOWN, N.Y., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether it's packing the car for a road trip or getting ready to cruise to an exotic locale, motion sickness - a common condition that affects millions of people - is one thing women don't need to bring on their vacations this summer. Unfortunately, according to a new national survey issued by Dramamine(®), the looming threat of motion sickness will have many...


Latest neurological disorders Reference Libraries

Cephalalgia, Journal
2012-04-25 14:12:25

Cephalalgia is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by SAGE Publications on behalf of the International Headache Society. The journal is subtitled 'An International Journal of Headache'. The journal was established in 1981 and is published tri-weekly (or 16 times per year). It was previously published by Blackwell Publishing. The editor-in-chief is David W. Dodick of Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. Cephalalgia provides an international forum for research, review and discussions on...

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2011-02-23 21:04:53

St. Louis Encephalitis is a disease caused by the Culex mosquito borne St. Louis Encephalitis virus. It is related to Japanese encephalitis virus and is a member of the Flaviviridae subgroup. It mainly affects the United States and occasionally hits Canada and Mexico. The name goes back to 1933 within five weeks in autumn an encephalitis epidemic of explosive proportions broke out in the vicinity of St. Louis, Missouri. Over 1000 cases were reported and the National Institute of Health...

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2011-02-17 16:02:53

Lymphocytic choriomeningitis (LCM) is a viral disease, spread by rodents, that presents as aseptic meningitis, encephalitis, or meningoencephalitis. Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus (LCMV) is the causative agent and is a member of the Arenaviridae family. The name is from the tendency of an individual to have high levels of lymphocytes during infection. It is spread by the common house mouse. Mice become chronically infected by keeping the virus in their blood. Female mice will...

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  • To talk saucily.
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This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.