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Medicine

Attacking Alzheimers With Ultrasound

Posted in Medicine on 22nd Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Opening the blood-brain barrier allows the body to remove plaque in the hippocampus.

A New Fifteen-minute Ebola Diagnostic Test Approved

Posted in Medicine on 20th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

The first rapid blood test for Ebola has been approved for use by the World Health Organization.

Science Behind Commonly Used Anti-depressants Appears To Be Backwards, Researchers Say

Posted in Medicine on 19th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

It appears that their brains are overcoming the effects of the medication, rather than being assisted directly by them.

'Marvel Molecule' Could Enable Treatments For Inflammatory Diseases

Posted in Medicine on 19th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

It is hoped the molecule will lead to more effective treatments for Alzheimer's disease, to rheumatoid arthritis and motor neuron disease.

New Map Of Human Genetics Contains Clues For Alzheimer's And Cancer

Posted in Medicine on 18th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Whether or not a gene is expressed in your body is the product of two layers of biology: the genome and the epigenome.