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Study: Organ-rejection drugs may help prevent Alzheimer's disease

The calcineurin inhibitors that organ transplant patients take to prevent rejection may also work to prevent Alzheimer's disease. A new study examined the rate of Alzheimer's disease among 2,600 organ transplant patients. Results were...

source: By Chelsea Adams
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Scheduled for Sept. 28, join Brian Hunter, MD, of the Genesee County Medical Examiner in Flint, Michigan, for the NSH webinar titled, "Forensic Pathology 101: All You Ever Wanted To Know But Were Afraid to Ask." Participants...

source: NSH

There aren't any effective treatments for the disease with the hard-to-pronounce-name, ichthyosis. The rare and perplexing genetic disease causes skin to be disfigured by redness and dark scales across one's entire body. Now, for the first...

source: ScienceDaily

A Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine-led team of international researchers has for the first time identified a fungus as a key factor in the development of Crohn's disease. The researchers also linked a new...

source: News-Medical.Net

More than 5 million Americans have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, which is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and the most common cause of dementia among people 60 or older. Alzheimer's is an irreversible,...

source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Hepatitis researchers have long thought that immune cells sent by the body to attack virus-infected cells in the liver cause the acute liver injury associated with hepatitis A virus and other hepatitis viruses. Yet, investigators at the University of North Carolina at Chapel...

source: University of North Carolina Health Care via Medical Xpress

In a new Policy Forum article in Science, North Carolina State professor Jennifer Kuzma argues that federal authorities are missing an opportunity to revise outdated regulatory processes not fit for modern innovations in biotechnology, such as a current situation involving...

source: North Carolina State University via Medical Xpress

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