disease pathogenesis

Mouse model confirms mutated protein plays role in dementia


November 3rd, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 03 (ANI): A new mouse model that confirms that mutations of a protein called beta-synuclein promote neurodegeneration has been created by a team of scientists from Japan and the University ... Read more...

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Biomarkers for postmenopausal cardiovascular disease found


July 28th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): New biomarkers for stroke and coronary heart disease (CHD) have been revealed.The research has been published in BioMed Central's open access journal Genome Medicine. It found that beta-2 ... Read more...

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Genes implicated with Kawasaki disease identified


January 9th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A team of international researchers has shed new light on Kawasaki disease, an inflammatory disorder that is said to have been suffered by Hollywood actor John Travolta''s ... Read more...

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Amyloid linked to memory


July 28th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center have discovered that the beta amyloid peptide which accumulates in brain plaques in people with Alzheimer''s disease not only plays a ... Read more...

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Anti-hypertensive drugs may help treat Alzheimer’s


November 14th, 2007 - 2:52 am ICT by admin
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Cigarette smoking accelerates brain damage in MS patients


November 14th, 2007 - 2:16 am ICT by admin
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