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Michael J Fox to return on TV


July 20th, 2008 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): Actor Michael J Fox is all set for a comeback in Hollywood after his doctors give him a green-signal to work again.Fox, who starred in the Back ... Read more...

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Cell therapy improves Parkinsons symptoms


April 29th, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 29 (ANI): Scientists have announced the development of a new cell therapy that can improve the symptoms of patients with moderate to advanced Parkinsons disease (PD).The study led by ... Read more...

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Transplanted dopamine neurons affected by Parkinsons progression


April 7th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by admin
London , Apr 7 (ANI): In what may be called a breakthrough discovery, researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Rush University Medical Center have found that dopamine neurons transplanted ... Read more...

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Scientists working on utilising stem cell therapy for Parkinsons treatment


January 19th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 19 (ANI): Swedish scientists are developing new ways to utilise stem cell therapy for developing brain cells in the laboratory, that may be used for the treatment of Parkinsons ... Read more...

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Lead exposure early in life may impede recovery from brain injury


December 4th, 2007 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 4 (ANI): A recent study in animals has shown that the brains ability to recover from an injury like stroke is hampered by the exposure to environmental lead in ... Read more...

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Omega-3 fatty acids help slow Parkinsons spread: Study


November 27th, 2007 - 2:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A new study has found that Omega-3 fatty acids protect the brain against Parkinsons, and also help prevent and slow down the progress of the disease.The study, which ... Read more...

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Peptide therapy may prevent Parkinsons progression


November 22nd, 2007 - 3:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 22 (ANI): A new study has shown that peptide therapy can prevent the progression of Parkinsons disease.Scientists from the Rush University Medical Center along with researchers at the University of ... Read more...

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Gene therapy normalizes brain function in Parkinson’s patients


November 20th, 2007 - 12:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, November 20 (ANI): An experimental gene therapy has shown the potential to normalise brain function in patients with Parkinsons disease in a study involving brain scans.The effects of the treatment ... Read more...

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Dementia risk linked to relatives of patients with Parkinson’s


November 14th, 2007 - 1:52 am ICT by admin
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