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07:08 EST 12th February 2016 | BioPortfolio

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Neolithic skeleton reveals early history of rickets

(University of Bradford) Rickets has been identified in a Neolithic skeleton from the Scottish island of Tiree, making it the earliest case of the disease in the UK.

Prenatal Vitamin D and Asthma Prevention

In most large cities in the Northern hemisphere in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, rickets was an enormous public health problem, mainly because exposure to sunlight was limited, particularly ...

A de novo mosaic mutation of PHEX in a boy with hypophosphatemic rickets

Parkinson’s Disease Foundation and American Parkinson Disease Association Collaborate to Cultivate Future Parkinson's Scientific Leaders

New York, New York (PRWEB) October 15, 2015 The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation® (PDF®) and the American Parkinson ...

Rare disease drug Strensiq too expensive, says NICE

Alexion's new rare disease treatment Strensiq has been rejected by England's health watchdog NICE in draft guidance.Strensiq (asfotase alpha) is a treatment for the rare disease paediatric-onset hypop...

Axol Bioscience Appoints Chief Scientific Officer

The stem cell disease model specialists recruit leading biologist, Prof Xianmin Zeng as Chief Scientific Officer Axol Bioscience, a biotechnology company, specialising in the use of stem cell technolo...

Researchers Answer Scientific Debate Connected to Heart Disease

Researchers from the University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI), together with the teams of Dr. Martin Farrell at Oxford University, and Dr. Sekar Kathiresan at the Broad Institute, have found the an...

Insulin's potential to treat dementia outlined in new study

(University of Washington Health Sciences/UW Medicine) The Journal of Alzheimer's Disease recently published online a study looking at the promising results of a $500,000 NIH study on the effects of i...

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Can Subclinical Rickets Cause SCFE? A Prospective, Pilot Study.

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a common disorder of the growing hip; however, its etiology remains unknown. Vitamin D (25-OH) is a major regulator of bone homeostasis and calcium metaboli...

Rickets: Emerging From the Past.

In the past decade rickets has re-emerged in developed countries due to changes in lifestyles and dietary habits. We describe a case of a 28-month-old black infant with failure to thrive. He was exclu...

Whole Exome Sequencing Reveals Novel PHEX Splice Site Mutations in Patients with Hypophosphatemic Rickets.

Hypophosphatemic rickets (HR) is a heterogeneous genetic phosphate wasting disorder. The disease is most commonly caused by mutations in the PHEX gene located on the X-chromosome or by mutations in CL...

Global Consensus Recommendations on Prevention and Management of Nutritional Rickets.

Vitamin D and calcium deficiencies are common worldwide, causing nutritional rickets and osteomalacia, which have a major impact on health, growth, and development of infants, children, and adolescent...

Pruning the ricket thicket.

Overexpression of FGF23 results in hypophosphatemic rickets, which is characterized by renal phosphate wasting, inappropriately low circulating levels of the active form of vitamin D, and skeletal abn...

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