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Connecting the dots between two molecules whose levels are decreased in depression and increased by current antidepressants could yield new therapies, researchers say.
Psychology & Psychiatry Aug 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Blood levels of a protein that helps regulate inflammation may also serve as a red flag for relapse in some schizophrenia patients, researchers said.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Aug 06, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A new and powerful class of antioxidants could one day be a potent treatment for Parkinson's disease, researchers report.
Parkinson's & Movement disorders Jul 23, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Communication between the brain and muscle must be strong for us to eat, breathe or walk. Now scientists have found that a protein known to be on the surface of muscle cells must be present in both tissues ...
Neuroscience Jul 11, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
A gene whose mutation results in malformed faces and skulls as well as mental retardation has been found by scientists.
Genetics Jul 05, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Regular meditation could decrease the risk of developing cardiovascular disease in teens who are most at risk, according to Georgia Health Sciences University researchers.
Health Jun 07, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Adolescents who don't eat enough fiber tend to have bigger bellies and higher levels of inflammatory factors in their blood, both major risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes, researchers report.
Health Jun 01, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Nearly 40 percent of the small adrenal tumors that cause big problems with high blood pressure share a genetic mutation that causes patients to retain too much sodium, researchers report.
Genetics May 30, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
When brain cells start oozing too much of the amyloid protein that is the hallmark of Alzheimer's disease, the astrocytes that normally nourish and protect them deliver a suicide package instead, researchers ...
Alzheimer's disease & dementia May 22, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
A DNA-covered submicroscopic bead used to deliver genes or drugs directly into cells to treat disease appears to have therapeutic value just by showing up, researchers report.
Immunology May 15, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
About 40 percent of ischemic stroke patients arrive at the hospital with high blood glucose levels that can worsen their brain damage, say physicians working to stop the additional loss.
Medical research Apr 30, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Dandruff sufferers now have a non-toxic product to treat the condition, says a researcher at Georgia Health Sciences University.
Other Apr 30, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |