|The human δ2 glutamate receptor gene is not mutated in spinocerebellar ataxia ...|
Recent studies have demonstrated that glutamate receptor δ2 gene (GRID2) is closely related to cerebellar functions in mice. This gene is predominantly located in postsynaptic dendrites of parallel fiber–Purkinje cell synapses in the cerebellum and ...
EurekAlert (press release) - Fri, 18 Jul 2014 06:52
|Q&A: Innovative Garment Restores Balance and Movement|
It is helping patients from nine months old to 90 + year olds with many disorders including; Parkinson's disease, ataxia, vestibular problems, cerebellar degeneration, traumatic brain injury, concussion, brain surgery and peripheral neuropathy. We also ...
New America Media - Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:22
|Medical trip deemed a success|
Jacinda Hodder (right) of Port au Bras was formally diagnosed with cerebellar ataxia at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Ma., this past May. Her younger sister, Janika, also has the same symptoms, which include a progressive loss of motor skills.
Port aux Basques Gulf News - Wed, 16 Jul 2014 05:13
|Amarantus Discusses New Independent Peer-Reviewed Research Papers on ...|
A further expansion into the orphan space was enabled by MANF's rescue activity in a genetic model of spinal cerebellar ataxia 17 (4). Mechanism-of- action: Academic research groups are increasingly picking up research on MANF and advance our ...
CNNMoney - Fri, 18 Jul 2014 04:48
|Disability Connections Will Offer Peer Support|
Moss said he suffers from ataxic cerebral palsy, a mild form of the disease that affects his ability to find his balance. Having a disability is a challenge, Moss said, but being your own advocate for knowledge and resources is important to overcoming ...
The Ledger - Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:26
|Dear Premier, who's on first?|
Elizabeth Mikelsons suffers from Spino Cerebellar Ataxia. Slowly, her mind and body are shutting down. Elizabeth's prognosis does not allow her to be on a waiting list for a government-approved nursing home, many of which will not take a 24-year-old.
Toronto Sun - Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:41
|One of a Kind|
After a new round of lab work was done, Bertrand's doctors concluded that he likely had a rare, inherited movement disorder called ataxia-telangiectasia. A subsequent genetic screen ruled out that diagnosis. When Bertrand ..... In May, the Mights ...
New Yorker - Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:04
|Bucket List: Splore shares outdoor 'magic' with people with disabilities|
Robertson, 49, who was born with cerebral palsy, says river currents have the same power to help those coping with the challenges of a body that doesn't always respond the way you wish it would. "I've seen the people that come on these trips; their ...
Salt Lake Tribune - Mon, 07 Jul 2014 00:01