|Olfactory stem cells reveal MOCOS as a new player in autism spectrum disorders|
To this end, we evaluated the synaptic transmission at the neuromuscular junction by monitoring the sensitivity of mocs-1 mutants to the paralyzing effects of aldicarb, an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor. We found that tm3708 and ok3439 animals were ...
Nature.com - Tue, 04 Aug 2015 04:37
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The Kansan - Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:07
He soon developed a neuromuscular condition which progressively limited his activity. Roger enjoyed ... Roger is survived by: his cousins, John Hillery and Kathi (James) Mandelert both of Chippewa Falls, Allen (Julie) Hillery of Boulder Junction, and ...
Chippewa Herald - Wed, 22 Jul 2015 15:18
|Researchers Identify New Rare Neuromuscular Disease|
There are a number of disorders – both acquired and inherited – that interfere with the communication that occurs at the neuromuscular junction. For example, in Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome, which is most commonly triggered by certain cancers, the ...
University of Rochester Newsroom - Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:56
|Rare Neuromuscular Disease Identified In American And British Family; Genetic ...|
Medical Daily - Thu, 04 Sep 2014 09:08
|Gene therapy in mice improves defects in neuromuscular junction reversing ...|
Neuromuscular diseases such as muscular dystrophy or ALS impact what is known as the neuromuscular junction—the connecting point between nerves and muscles. Scientists have learned that in some instances, the reason problems develop in this critical ...
Medical Xpress - Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:22
|UB neurology chair receives Doctor of the Year award|
Currently, Wolfe and Nicholas Silvestri, MD, a faculty member in the UB Department of Neurology, together co-author a regular column, “What's hot off the press in neuromuscular junction disorders?” for the MGFA's newsmagazine, Foundation Focus.
UB News Center - Tue, 09 Jun 2015 08:45
|Neuromuscular disease Improved diagnostic sensitivity can aid the correct ...|
MG is an autoimmune disorder of the neuromuscular junction. Patients with generalized MG typically show antibodies against AChRs or muscle-specific tyrosine kinase (MuSK) in radioimmunoprecipitation assays (RIPAs). However, some patients—in ...
Nature.com - Tue, 05 May 2015 03:15
|Kruppel-like factor 4 signals through microRNA-206 to promote tumor initiation ...|
Furthermore, in TNBC cells we demonstrated the miR-206 regulation of a previously validated transcript, the gap junction protein connexin 43 (CX43/GJA1). Consistent with the ...... Mammalian kruppel-like factors in health and diseases. Physiol Rev 2010 ...
Nature.com - Mon, 08 Jun 2015 06:18