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BARCELONA, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Advancell has announced the initiation of a clinical phase IIb study of its treatment ATH008 for palmar-plantar erythrodysesthesia syndrome, or hand-foot syndrome, a painful side effect of chemotherapy.
Lung transplant patients have double the risk of organ rejection and death within five years of the procedure if they live near a main road.
Part of a concerted effort to raise money and support for Down syndrome research Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 In honor of World Down Syndrome Awareness Day, today the plus15 campaign is matching all donations 3:1 through its website,http://www.plus15.org.
Most "locked-in syndrome" patients say they are happy, and many of the factors reported by those who say they are unhappy can be improved, suggest the results of the largest survey of its kind.
Expression of a toxic RNA that leads to Fragile X Tremor Ataxia Syndrome is modifiable by genetic or pharmacologic means.
SEPTEMBER 15, 2010 WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Global Down Syndrome Foundation: WHO: Rep. Patrick Kennedy (D-Rhode Island)Supermodel Kathy Ireland Dr.
Regents' Professor Lynn Nadel and psychology colleague Jamie Edgin have developed a series of cognitive tests that may aid in better understanding and treating the genetic disorder.
CHICAGO, March 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Research Down Syndrome (RDS) has launched an international outreach program to focus awareness and support for the rapidly advancing area of biomedical research leading to safe and effective approved medical therapies to treat cognitive impairment in individuals of all ages with Down syndrome -- improving memory, learning and communication. Until the past decade, research to understand and treat the cognitive impairments associated with Down...
Research undertaken in recent years on Downâ€™s syndrome has focused on the DYRK1A gene.
The SARS coronavirus is the virus that causes severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). In 2003 the World Health Organization issued a press release stating that the coronavirus identified by a number of laboratories was the official cause of SARS. It causes severe illness marked initially by systemic symptoms of muscle pain, headache, fever, followed in 2-10 days by the onset of respiratory symptoms, mainly cough, dyspnea, and pneumonia. SARS patients have a decrease in the number of...
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