Provided by University of Leeds Researchers at the University of Leeds have shed light on a gene mutation linked to autistic traits. The team already knew that some people with autism were deficient in a gene called neurexin-II. To...
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MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It is a momentous time for patients with blockage-type brain attacks (aka acute ischemic stroke).
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Stroke is a peer-reviewed medical journal published monthly by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins on behalf of the American Heart Association. As of May 2012, the current editor-in-chief is Marc Fisher (University of Massachusetts Medical School). Stroke covers research on cerebral circulation and related diseases, including clinical research on assessment of risk for stroke, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment, as well as rehabilitation. The audience base for Stroke includes neurologists,...
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- One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.