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Vascular Dementia

Vascular Dementia accounts for 25% of all dementias (the second most commen cause after Alzheimers. It is the cumulative effects of many small strokes - patients often have evidence of vascular path...

Huntington's Disease

Huntington's disease is a hereditary disease caused by a defect in a single gene on Chromosome 4 that is inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion. The defect causes a part of DNA, called a CAG...

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Gaucher's disease

Gaucher's (go-SHAYZ) disease occurs when certain harmful fatty substances accumulate to excessive levels in your liver, spleen, lungs, bone marrow and, less commonly, brain. This accumulation of...

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If There is a Reliable Test for Alzheimer's, Would You Want to Know the Results?

I have blogged previously about tests and imaging procedures relating to the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease (see: Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease: Mutations of Three Genes Studied; Using Alte...

Novel Approach Blocks Amyloid Production in Alzheimers Mouse Model

Offering a potential early intervention for Alzheimer’s disease (AD), researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Cenna Biosciences, Inc. have identified compounds that...

Key Driver Of Human Aging Discovered, Salk Institute for Biological Studies Reveals

Scientists Discover Key Driver Of Human Aging LA JOLLAA study tying the aging process to the deterioration of tightly packaged bundles of cellular DNA could lead to methods of preventing and treating...

Modest coffee consumption good for the heart: study

People who drink three to five cups of coffee a day may have a lower risk of clogged arteries that can cause serious heart problems, a study said Tuesday. The South Korean research is the latest on th...

Care For Dementia, Alzheimers Patients Includes Support For Families

News outlets report on strategies for ensuring the well-being of both patients and their family members.

An Update on Intestinal Behcet's Disease

What recent developments have been made in the diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of intestinal Behcet's disease? Current Opinion in Rheumatology

Primary disease recurrence—effects on paediatric renal transplantation outcomes

Renal transplantation is the optimal form of renal replacement therapy for children with end-stage renal disease; however, disease recurrence can lead to graft loss, morbidity and death. In this Revie...

Genentech Brain Trust Raises $217m For New Startup To Fight Alzheimers And Parkinsons

Forbes | Three former top researchers at Genentech, the legendary biotech that is now part of Roche Holding, have raised $217 million in venture capital to start a new company, Denali Therapeutics, fo...

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UCH-L1 C-terminus plays a key role in protein stability but its farnesylation is not required for membrane association in primary neurons.

Ubiquitin C-Terminal Hydrolase L1 (UCH-L1) is a deubiquitinating enzyme (DUB) that is highly expressed in neurons. A possible role for UCH-L1 in neurodegeneration has been highlighted because of its p...

Update in Diffuse Parenchymal Lung Disease 2013.

The period covered by this update can be considered as the most exciting period in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) research. It started with the identification of genetic variants that are associa...

Pharmacological and nutritional treatment for McArdle disease (Glycogen Storage Disease type V).

McArdle disease (Glycogen Storage Disease type V) is caused by an absence of muscle phosphorylase leading to exercise intolerance, myoglobinuria rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure. This is an upda...

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease surveillance in Australia, update to December 2013.

Nation-wide surveillance of transmissible spongiform encephalopathies including Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, is performed by the Australian National Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Registry, based at the Univ...

Chronic granulomatous disease - conventional treatment vs. hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: an update.

We update and summarize the recent findings in conventional treatment and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in chronic granulomatous disease (CGD). We also summarize the contemporary view on whe...

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