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Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes

Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes

Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes Re-purposed drugs could reverse blood vessel damage in diabetes The blood flow in the surface blood vessels of a mouse that was not treated with M-3. Credit: University of Leeds Drugs that were developed to treat Alzheimer’s Disease could be re-purposed …

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    Q&A: How to reverse prediabetes

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    Q&A: How to reverse prediabetes Q&A: How to reverse prediabetes Credit: CC0 Public Domain DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I’m a 36-year-old man recently diagnosed with prediabetes. Is there a way to reverse this, or am I destined to eventually get diabetes? My health care provider says I’ve likely been in the …

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      Scientists find a new way to reverse symptoms of Fragile X

      fragile X syndrome

      Scientists find a new way to reverse symptoms of Fragile X Scientists find a new way to reverse symptoms of Fragile X Prominent characteristics of the syndrome include an elongated face, large or protruding ears, and low muscle tone. Credit: Wikipedia MIT scientists have identified a potential new strategy for …

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        Researchers reverse HIV latency, important scientific step toward cure

        Researchers reverse HIV latency, important scientific step toward cure 3

        HIV-1 Virus. Credit: J Roberto Trujillo/Wikipedia Approximately 38 million people are infected with HIV worldwide, about 1.1 million people in the United States. Currently, people with HIV take antiretroviral therapy (ART), which can suppress HIV to undetectable levels in blood, but the virus persists throughout the body in latently infected …

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          New mechanism may safely prevent and reverse obesity

          New mechanism may safely prevent and reverse obesity 4

          A model depicting AHR-based obesity in liver. Credit: Craig Tomlinson, PhD Obesity, a global epidemic, is a known contributor to several cancers, including breast, colon, and pancreatic. Stopping the obesity epidemic could be a critical aid in preventing and treating numerous cancers. Researchers with the laboratory of Craig Tomlinson, Ph.D., …

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            Alzheimer’s drug candidates reverse broader aging, study shows

            Alzheimer's drug candidates reverse broader aging, study shows 5

            Credit: CC0 Public Domain In mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease, the investigational drug candidates known as CMS121 and J147 improve memory and slow the degeneration of brain cells. Now, Salk researchers have shown how these compounds can also slow aging in healthy older mice, blocking the damage to brain cells …

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              Drugs that quell brain inflammation reverse dementia

              Drugs that quell brain inflammation reverse dementia 6

              Dynamic contrast-enhancedMRI (DCE-MRI) scans show that with age, the blood-brain barrier becomes leakier. This dysfunction in shown in both humans and mice. A leaky BBB triggers a cascade of cell death that may be the cause of age-related cognitive decline. Credit: Alon Friedman and Daniela Kaufer Drugs that tamp down …

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