Tag : Neurodegenerative Diseases

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New family of molecules to join altered receptors in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's

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An article published in the Journal of Medicinal Chemistry shows a new family of molecules with high affinity to join imidazoline receptors, which are altered...
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Tracking tau protein yields insight into possible treatments for neurodegenerative diseases

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In the fight against neurodegenerative diseases such as frontotemporal dementia, Alzheimer’s and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, the tau protein is a major culprit. Source link...
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New Blood Test Found To Improve Alzheimer’s Disease Diagnosis, Treatment

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A new blood test, according to researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, said that pTau181 levels were 3.5 times higher for people suffering...
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Scientists reveal ability to reverse Huntington's disease-causing DNA repeat mutations in the lab

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Neurodegenerative diseases, like Huntington’s disease and myotonic dystrophy, are often referred to as DNA repeat diseases, named because of long repeated sequences in the DNA...
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New technology distinguishes between two progressive neurodegenerative diseases

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Scientists have found a way to distinguish between two progressive neurodegenerative diseases, Parkinson’s disease and multiple system atrophy, using a technology developed by a researcher...
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Artificial intelligence can detect AML with high reliability

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Artificial intelligence can detect one of the most common forms of blood cancer – acute myeloid leukemia (AML) – with high reliability. Source link...
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Genetic code doesn't dictate whether a person is guaranteed to develop Alzheimer's

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The colour of our eyes or the straightness of our hair is linked to our DNA, but the development of Alzheimer’s disease isn’t exclusively linked...
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University of Sheffield receives Queen's Anniversary Prize for innovation in neuroscience

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Neuroscience research at the University of Sheffield has been recognized by Her Majesty The Queen for delivering real benefits in improving patient outcomes for people...
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Local vulnerability and global connectivity jointly shape neurodegenerative disease propagation

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by Ying-Qiu Zheng, Yu Zhang, Yvonne Yau, Yahar Zeighami, Kevin Larcher, Bratislav Misic, Alain Dagher It is becoming increasingly clear that brain network organization shapes...
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Northwestern scientists receive $3.1 million grant to investigate drug therapies for ALS

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Two Northwestern University scientists have received a $3.1 million grant from the National Institute on Aging to collaborate and investigate drug therapies for amyotrophic lateral...
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Scientist wins two-year grant for diagnosis of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's via innovative skin test

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Wenquan Zou, MD, PhD, an expert in prion and degenerative neurological diseases, has received a two-year grant for developing diagnostic tools for Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s...

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