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Cell research offers diabetes treatment hope

Credit: CC0 Public Domain A new cell treatment to enhance islet transplantation could help maintain healthy blood sugar levels in Type 1 diabetes without the need for multiple transplants of insulin producing cells or regular insulin injections, research suggests. In Type 1 diabetes the insulin-producing cells of the pancreas are …

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Study contests use of smoked cannabis in treatment of cocaine addiction

Researchers in Brazil evaluated cocaine and crack addicts undergoing rehabilitation for six months and observed a higher relapse rate and worse cognitive impairment among patients who smoked cannabis to try to mitigate their craving for cocaine. Credit: USP A Brazilian study published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence shows …

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Study finds potential new treatment for preventing PTSD

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Research led by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation points to a groundbreaking discovery about a new potential treatment and prevention for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The research team, led by Dr. Fang Liu, Senior Scientist and …

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NAU engineer developing biomaterial for improved treatment of cerebral aneurysms

NAU associate professor of practice Tim Becker and his students test biomaterials and aneurysm devices in the Bioengineering Devices Lab. Credit: Northern Arizona University Tim Becker, an associate professor of practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Northern Arizona University, is developing a polypropylene glycol-based biomaterial called PPODA-QT, which …

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Project aims to improve diagnosis and treatment for patients with anaemia

Ambulatory care specialists at the University of Birmingham, with support from Vifor Pharma UK Limited (VPUK), are working to develop and implement a population based anaemia diagnosis and treatment decision support service for routine healthcare delivery. Anaemia is one of the most common laboratory abnormalities in both community and hospital …

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