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Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial

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Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial Investigational ALS drug prolongs patient survival in clinical trial Credit: CC0 Public Domain An experimental medication that was recently shown to slow the progression of the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease, has now demonstrated the potential …

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Clinical study aims to better understand COVID-19 immunity

Clinical study aims to better understand COVID-19 immunity

Clinical study aims to better understand COVID-19 immunity Clinical study aims to better understand COVID-19 immunity The COVID PROFILE study will use blood samples from people in Victoria to look in detail at immune responses to COVID-19. Credit: Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research. People who have recovered …

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Non-invasive stimulation device to treat tinnitus shows positive results in clinical trials

Non-invasive stimulation device to treat tinnitus shows positive results in clinical trials

Non-invasive stimulation device to treat tinnitus shows positive results in clinical trials Non-invasive stimulation device to treat tinnitus shows positive results in clinical trials A schematic showing the bimodal neuromodulation device. Wireless headphones delivered sounds, while a small electrode array stimulated the tongue with different patterns. Credit: B. Conlon et …

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Landmark clinical trial shows effectiveness of oral antibiotics in treating cystic fibrosis condition

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Landmark clinical trial shows effectiveness of oral antibiotics in treating cystic fibrosis condition Landmark clinical trial shows effectiveness of oral antibiotics in treating cystic fibrosis condition “Clubbing” of the fingers is a classic features of Cystic Fibrosis, although not present in many patients. Credit: Jerry Nick, M.D./ Wikipedia A major …

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