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The causes of Parkinson's disease 'may start in gut'

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Dec, 2016 03:51 PM
by AlexMuller
Scientists in California say they have transformed understanding of Parkinson's disease.
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Parker institute working on Cancer Vaccine

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Dec, 2016 04:15 PM
by AlexMuller
To defeat cancer, Tech Billionaire Sean Parker is starting $250 million project, which will focus on discovering highly personal tumor tags by using algorithms.
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+47

Possible sequence of arrival for meaningful antiaging therapies

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Dec, 2016 04:09 PM
by AlexMuller
The full antiaging toolkit of the next few decades will consist of a range of treatments, each targeting a different type of molecular damage.
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Tracking large neural networks in the brain by making neurons glow

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Dec, 2016 04:04 PM
by AlexMuller
A new kind of bioluminescent sensor causes individual brain cells to glow in the dark, giving scientists a new tool to track what’s happening in the brain.
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+32

Google's training AI to catch diabetic blindness before it's too late

Posted in Medicine on 30th Nov, 2016 07:35 PM
by AlexMuller
The disease is treatable but only if it is discovered in time.
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+41

Smart skin patch releases blood thinners in closed-loop control system

Posted in Medicine on 30th Nov, 2016 05:56 PM
by AlexMuller
Prevents both thrombosis and spontaneous hemorrhaging; no need for patients to test blood on a regular basis.
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+44

Why Our Brain Cells Die: A Breakthrough in Fighting Neurodegenerative Diseases

Posted in Medicine on 28th Nov, 2016 01:53 PM
by AlexMuller
A team of scientists has discovered a common mechanism chain leading to brain cell death.
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+41

Biofabrication Institute announced for Australia

Posted in Medicine on 27th Nov, 2016 09:54 AM
by AlexMuller
A biofabrication institute will image, model and manufacture 3D patient-specific tissues under the one roof.
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+52

Hopes for a new Alzheimer's drug have been dashed

Posted in Medicine on 24th Nov, 2016 02:36 PM
by AlexMuller
A major trial of a drug to treat mild dementia due to Alzheimer's disease has ended in failure.
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+42

Dementia rates show signs of falling in US and Europe

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Nov, 2016 03:19 PM
by AlexMuller
There is growing evidence that the dementia crisis may not be as bad as first feared, say researchers.
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NHS using Google technology to treat patients

Posted in Medicine on 22nd Nov, 2016 02:09 PM
by AlexMuller
A London NHS hospital trust has teamed up with tech giant Google to share patient data so it can save more lives.
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Manipulating One Brain Protein Could Allow Us to Prevent Alzheimer’s

Posted in Medicine on 21st Nov, 2016 12:19 PM
by AlexMuller
Most research on Alzheimer's is around beta-amyloid in the brain that's suspected of causing plaques associated with the disease.
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+54

CRISPR gene editing will be used in living humans to counter aggressive lung cancer

Posted in Medicine on 20th Nov, 2016 01:11 PM
by AlexMuller
It represents the first human trials of the technology with the United States expected to conduct its own cancer fighting trials next year.
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Unique brain 'fingerprint' can identify person with nearly 100% accuracy

Posted in Medicine on 20th Nov, 2016 12:48 PM
by AlexMuller
'This means that many of your life experiences are somehow reflected in the connectivity of your brain'
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+47

Scientists have an antibody that neutralises 98% of HIV strains

Posted in Medicine on 19th Nov, 2016 12:07 PM
by AlexMuller
We're closer than ever to an HIV vaccine.
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+35

Dementia game 'shows lifelong navigational decline'

Posted in Medicine on 18th Nov, 2016 02:41 PM
by AlexMuller
The world's largest dementia research experiment, which takes the form of a video game, has indicated the ability to navigate declines throughout life.
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