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Reduced levels of important neurotransmitter linked to multiple sclerosis

February 13th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Illinois at Chicago have demonstrated that damage to a particular area of the brain and a consequent reduction in noradrenaline are associated with ... Read more...

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Mouse study points to Down syndrome treatment

November 19th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new American study suggests a fresh new approach of slowing down cognitive dysfunction that takes place in Down syndrome.Down's syndrome is caused by the presence of all ... Read more...

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Autism may be reversible

April 2nd, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Proposing a new theory of autism, scientists have revealed that the brains of autistic people are structurally normal but dysregulated, which implies that the disorder might be reversible.The ... Read more...

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Bladder disorders may change brain activity

July 24th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 24 (ANI): New study on mice has revealed that the urge to urinate frequently changes brain activity, say researchers. Experts at the Children''s Hospital of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania say that ... Read more...

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