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Researchers lead national efforts around childhood blood disorders

Researchers lead national efforts around childhood blood disorders Researchers lead national efforts around childhood blood disorders Credit: CC0 Public Domain When a child has a rare blood disorder, clinicians can struggle to find the best diagnostic and treatment methods. New research led by UT Southwestern shows the effectiveness of a …

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Breakthrough blood test developed for brain tumors

Glioma

Breakthrough blood test developed for brain tumors Breakthrough blood test developed for brain tumors Glioma of the left parietal lobe. CT scan with contrast enhancement. Credit: Mikhail Kalinin/CC BY-SA 3.0 Genetic mutations that promote the growth of the most common type of adult brain tumors can be accurately detected and …

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Your blood type may predict your risk for severe COVID-19

Your blood type may predict your risk for severe COVID-19

Your blood type may predict your risk for severe COVID-19 Your blood type may predict your risk for severe COVID-19 (HealthDay)—There’s more evidence that blood type may affect a person’s risk for COVID-19 and severe illness from the disease. The findings are reported in a pair of studies published Oct. …

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Brain regions with impaired blood flow have higher tau levels

Brain regions with impaired blood flow have higher tau levels

Brain regions with impaired blood flow have higher tau levels Brain regions with impaired blood flow have higher tau levels Brain regions with a negative correlation between blood flow and tau. Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment on the left, cognitively normal on the right. Credit: Albrecht et al., JNeurosci …

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