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Protein study may be key to treating fibrotic diseases

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Protein study may be key to treating fibrotic diseases Protein study may be key to treating fibrotic diseases An MRI with increased signal in the posterior part of the internal capsule which can be tracked to the motor cortex consistent with the diagnosis of ALS. Credit: Frank Gaillard/Wikipedia A protein …

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    Diagnosing and treating COVID-19’s neurological effects

    Coronavirus and the brain: Diagnosing and treating COVID-19

    Diagnosing and treating COVID-19’s neurological effects Diagnosing and treating COVID-19’s neurological effects A patient is prepared for neurocognitive assessment. Credit: Steven Kim, Author provided As the number of COVID-19 patient records grows, researchers are meticulously combing through the data, searching for a better understanding of the virus and what we …

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      Fusion protein holds promise for treating pulmonary arterial hypertension

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      Fusion protein holds promise for treating pulmonary arterial hypertension Fusion protein holds promise for treating pulmonary arterial hypertension Credit: CC0 Public Domain Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is an insidious disease. Symptoms may begin slowly, and even before they appear, extensive damage has caused the obstruction of small arteries leading to …

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        New antiplatelet drug shows promise for treating heart attack

        New antiplatelet drug shows promise for treating heart attack

        New antiplatelet drug shows promise for treating heart attack New antiplatelet drug shows promise for treating heart attack UIC’s Xiaoping Du oversees Ph.D. student Yaping Zhanga enter a sample in an aggregometer in his lab at the College of Medicine Research Building Credit: Joshua Clark/University of Illinois at Chicago Researchers …

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          Gut microbiota provide clues for treating diabetes

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          Gut microbiota provide clues for treating diabetes Gut microbiota provide clues for treating diabetes Credit: CC0 Public Domain The individual mix of microorganisms in the human gastrointestinal tract provides vital clues as to how any future incidence of type 2 diabetes can be predicted, prevented and treated. This is demonstrated …

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            National organizations tap researchers to establish registries, develop guidelines for treating children with COVID-19

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            National organizations tap researchers to establish registries, develop guidelines for treating children with COVID-19 National organizations tap researchers to establish registries, develop guidelines for treating children with COVID-19 Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain A paper and two editorials by University at Buffalo pediatrics researchers call attention to key issues in health …

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              Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation

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              Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation Repurposed drug shows promise for treating COVID-19 inflammation This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient, emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML Yale clinicians …

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                Experts analyze options for treating multiple sclerosis-related cognitive impairment

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                Experts analyze options for treating multiple sclerosis-related cognitive impairment Experts analyze options for treating multiple sclerosis-related cognitive impairment Credit: CC0 Public Domain Experts in cognitive research evaluated the status of available treatments as well as promising strategies for treating cognitive deficits in multiple sclerosis. The article, “Treatment and management of …

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                  FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids

                  FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids

                  FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids FDA approves video game for treating ADHD in kids In this Aug. 2, 2018, file photo, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) building is visible behind FDA logos at a bus stop on the agency’s campus in Silver Spring, Md. …

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