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Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 00:00

Scientists has identified a gene mutation strongly linked to the brain disorder- and a signaling pathway that may be treatable with existing compounds.

Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 00:00
the acquired knowledge significantly alters the structure of the specific brain cells involved, which sprout a whopping 22 percent more dendritic spines connecting them to other motor neurons
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Results of an intermediate stage clinical trial of several dozen people provides evidence that a method that has worked for treating patients with metastatic melanoma can also work for patients with m
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Scientists have discovered that molecules called reactive oxygen species (ROS) produced by the energy factories, or mitochondria, in cells, may play a role in a rare inherited disorder in which uncont
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
An international research study has shown that, in animal models, type 2 insulin (IGF-II) growth factor reinforces memory and prevents forgetfulness. The results of the work, developed at the Mount Si
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 00:00
Research at the Pharmacy Faculty of the University of Navarra suggests that lipoic acid supplements, a powerful antioxidant, could be effective in preventing diabetes and halting obesity. It is one of