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Gene Therapy Helps Functional Recovery after Stroke
Gene Therapy Helps Functional Recovery after Stroke
Penn State | Sep 12, 2019
NeuroD1-based gene therapy could potentially be used to treat stroke, which is a leading cause of disability in the US, with 800,000 new stroke patients every year
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Amyloid Is a Less Accurate Marker for Measuring Severity, Progression of Alzheimer's
Amyloid Is a Less Accurate Marker for Measuring Severity, Progression of Alzheimer's
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine | Aug 8, 2019
Researchers find fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) PET is a better indicator of cognitive performance when compared to PET scans that detect amyloid protein
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Key Gene behind Hallmark of Lou Gehrig's Disease Identified
Key Gene behind Hallmark of Lou Gehrig's Disease Identified
Stanford Medicine | Jul 30, 2019
Researchers have pinpointed a key gene behind the formation of one type of neuron-damaging aggregates in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
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New CRISPR Platform Expands RNA Editing Capabilities
New CRISPR Platform Expands RNA Editing Capabilities
McGovern Institute for Brain Research | Jul 29, 2019
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Exosomes May Hold the Answer to Treating, Diagnosing Developmental Brain Disorders
Exosomes May Hold the Answer to Treating, Diagnosing Developmental Brain Disorders
The Scripps Research Institute | Jul 25, 2019
New discovery suggests cellular 'cargo' transporters play a profound role in creating brain cells and circuits
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Breakthrough Neurotechnology for Treating Paralysis
Breakthrough Neurotechnology for Treating Paralysis
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne | Nov 1, 2018
New rehabilitation protocols lead to restored neurological function in paraplegics