Primary Lateral Sclerosis: A Condition With a Chiropractic Connection
First-order motor neurons are lower motor neurons (LMNs) whose cell bodies are located in the spinal cord or brainstem; and whose axon fibers connect directly to muscles at the neuromuscular junctions. In contrast, the cell bodies of upper motor ...
Dynamic Chiropractic - Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:01

Sonia Aknin-Berrih: How rare models suggest new treatment strategies
The immune system mistakenly makes antibodies that block signals in neuromuscular junctions, where nerve impulses are translated into physical actions. An EU-funded project is investigating the causes of MG and ways to combat the disease. Here, Sonia ...
Cordis News - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:07

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

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

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 09:21


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