Researchers Identify Mitochondrial Mutation Linked to Congenital Myasthenic ...
“While mitochondrial gene defects can cause a myriad of neurological disorders including myopathies and neuropathies, these have not been specifically implicated in defects of the neuromuscular junction,” says Hanns Lochmüller, MD, Professor of ... - Tue, 24 Jun 2014 05:45

Movers & Shakers (July 7)
Famous Footwear announced June 30 that it will open a new store in Corvallis on July 23. The 5,120-square-foot store is in the Timberhill Shopping Center at 2467 N.W. Kings Blvd. The store will host a series of activities throughout the day. Also ...
Corvallis Gazette Times - Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:14

Proactive news summary - Sirius Minerals, Mosman, Oilex, Fastnet, Summit ...
The company will unveil the data at the 13th International Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases (ICNMD) being held between 5-10 July in Nice, France. The results of this study showed a statistically ... The company, formerly Triple Plate Junction, has ...
Proactive Investors UK - Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:18

Ingredient Spotlight: Lion's Mane Mushroom
... stimulated the production of more NGF and caused specialized nerve cells to increase their growth by 60%.6 This effect may pose potential for neurodegenerative diseases such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease), Parkinson's ...
Nutritional Outlook - Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:20

NC Science and Math student a hit at BIO conference
But if a gene in a nerve cell becomes broken or otherwise changed, it can result in nervous system disorders and diseases including high blood pressure, heart problems, and epilepsy. Ren studied two genes in a commonly used laboratory creature ...
WRAL Tech Wire - Wed, 25 Jun 2014 06:37


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