|RI-MUHC researchers receive $1.5 million to develop glutamate biosensor ...|
... Director of the Centre for Translational Biology of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), has been awarded close to $1.5 million to develop a glutamate biosensor platform for brain diseases. The researchers, which ...
News-Medical.net - Fri, 29 May 2015 05:01
|Denali Rises With $217M and Genentech Alumni to Fight Brain Diseases|
A group of investors is betting $217 million that a new drug company led by three Genentech alumni can break the frustrations of what, to now, has been a Sisyphean task: Finding treatments for the world's most vexing neurodegenerative diseases ...
Xconomy - Thu, 14 May 2015 07:50
|Genentech vets, backed with $217M, take aim at tough brain diseases|
San Francisco Business Times (blog) - Thu, 14 May 2015 14:31
|Genentech Brain Trust Leaves With $217 Million For New Startup To Fight ...|
Forbes - Thu, 14 May 2015 05:00
|Denali launched to discover, develop effective medicines for neurodegenerative ...|
News-Medical.net - Thu, 14 May 2015 06:07
|Amateur rugby player diagnosed with degenerative brain disease from repetitive ...|
A leading Australian neurologist has warned of the dangers of head injuries from contact sports after Irish doctors reported the first known case of an amateur rugby union player developing a degenerative brain disease more commonly associated with ...
Sydney Morning Herald - Sat, 23 May 2015 06:52
|Novel Approaches Described for Blocking Neural Signals Associated with Brain ...|
... NOS-1 in the brain because it can be done in two different ways or both approaches may be combined. The team reports that it is confident that their work might lead to the development of new drugs for several different neurological diseases and ...
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News - Mon, 18 May 2015 06:54
|People with rare brain disease want drug costs covered|
TORONTO - John Adams is battling the Ontario Public Drug Program bureaucracy which he says has set such a high bar for coverage of the drug Kuvan that no one with PKU, a brain-threatening disorder, has been able to access it. Adams son, also named ...
The North Bay Nugget - Wed, 27 May 2015 15:50
|Health Minister says Ontario will review criteria on drug for PKU patients|
mysask.com - Wed, 27 May 2015 11:03
|Public Release: 15-May-2015 Researchers discover new ways to shut down ...|
... to design drugs that control damaging signals from NOS-1 in the brain because it can be done in two different ways or both ways may be combined. This might lead to development of new drugs for several different neurological diseases and conditions.
EurekAlert (press release) - Fri, 15 May 2015 05:45
|Researchers discover new ways to shut down signals involved in brain diseases|
Financial Express - Fri, 15 May 2015 01:48
|Public Release: 27-May-2015 Focus on the brain: RI-MUHC researchers ...|
"By building a comprehensive platform for multiple stages of drug development and testing, our team of experts will accelerate progress toward new therapies for brain and eye diseases." Glutamate levels in the brain are precisely regulated by glial ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Wed, 27 May 2015 13:32
|Focus on the brain: RI-MUHC researchers address unmet needs in neurosciences|
McGill University Health Center - Wed, 27 May 2015 11:56
|UT Southwestern given $36 million for new brain institute|
The institute will take a comprehensive approach to finding a better understanding of the basic molecular workings of the brain and apply these discoveries to the prevention and treatment of brain diseases and injuries. “I have every confidence that ...
Dallas Morning News - Mon, 18 May 2015 18:14