|iPS Cells From Werner Syndrome Patients Established|
3, 2014) – Scientists in Japan have successfully established induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) from the fibroblasts of Werner Syndrome patients. Their results, published in PLoS One, could spur the development of better treatments for the genetic ...
Asian Scientist Magazine - Tue, 02 Dec 2014 19:05
|Why So Many Surgeons Are Psychos|
In the weeks following the birth of her son Edmund, a sweet little guy with a rare genetic syndrome that requires lots of specialized care, my best friend Elizabeth shared many stories with me of doctors who were by turns callous, dismissive, or ...
Daily Beast - Wed, 17 Dec 2014 02:48
|'Antarctica' is one cool, sobering trip to harsh region|
The condition even has an official name: polar T3 syndrome, which includes cognitive problems, memory lapses and other issues. In all, it's an absorbing, straightforward look at a truly alien environment. The film could be nicely paired with Werner ...
Charlotte Observer - Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:52
|Establishment of induced pluripotent stem cells from Werner syndrome fibroblasts|
Werner syndrome is characterized by the premature appearance of features associated with normal aging and cancer predisposition. This syndrome occurs frequently in Japan, affecting 1 in 20,000 to 1 in 40,000 people. The therapeutic methods for this ...
Phys.Org - Tue, 18 Nov 2014 07:00
|Need to Know - Wednesday December 10, 2014|
Meanwhile, Charlottesville Fire Chief Charles Werner says the investigation into the fire at the Aldridge home on Rugby Avenue will start tomorrow. Werner ... 5-year-old Kaylee Twyman was diagnosed with Steven Johnsons Syndrome, a rare skin disease.
The Charlottesville Newsplex - Wed, 10 Dec 2014 16:45
|United States Equestrian Federation Names 2014 Award Winners|
A native of Ann Arbor, Mich., she was diagnosed at the age of seven with a rare congenital birth defect called Wyburn-Mason Syndrome. In spite of this challenge, Collier pursued her love of riding and has become a top equestrian ... For her years of ...
HorseChannel.com - Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:26
|Filming a year spent in 'Antarctica'|
My own experience of Antarctica is limited to films such as “March of the Penguins” (2005), Werner Herzog's “Encounters at the Edge of the World” (2007), and John Carpenter's “The Thing” (1982). Nonetheless, I wonder if Powell's film ... Instead he ...
Boston Globe - Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14:52
|5 to Try: Nutritionists | lohud Health & Fitness|
Just eat well," Werner says. "I like people feeling they can still live their lives. I want them to have success. If you do it too quickly, it may be too overwhelming and you're not going to stick with it." Earning her master's degree of science in ...
The Journal News | LoHud.com - Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:48