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3 hrs ago | Nature Neuroscience
Anatomical Neuropharmacology Unit, University of Oxford, in their studies of the vertebrate nervous system.
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The pattern of brain alterations may be similar in several different neurodegenerative diseases, which opens the door to alternative therapeutic strategies to tackle these diseases, experts say.
12 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
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16 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Wrestling legend, The Ultimate Warrior died from a massive heart attack. The Maricopa County Medical Examiner 's office declared the wrestlers death as "natural" on Monday, April 14. On his autopsy, the Warrior's death is listed as "atherosclerotic/Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease, which in layman's terms is basically heart disease.
17 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Cruz >> Biologists studying the endangered California condor have launched a new web site to enlist the help of citizen scientists in research aimed at reducing lead poisoning, the primary threat to condors in the wild.
21 hrs ago | Business Wire
The Agreement provides ATL with a limited exclusive license for the marketing and sales of certain products in twenty countries in the region.
Canada's minister of health said last week that the government did review drug trials for Tamiflu, an influenza prophylaxis recently found to be ineffective.
Fish exposed to the antidepressant Fluoxetine, an active ingredient in prescription drugs such as Prozac, exhibited a range of altered mating behaviours, repetitive behaviour and aggression towards female fish, according to new research.
The cell of the host absorbs the clostridium perfringens toxin TpeL via the receptor LRP1.
Scientists using cell culture for drug discovery, toxicology, stem cell biology, and basic research realize the critical importance of 3-dimensional models.
A stroll down the aisles of a US supermarket reveals a modest victory for consumer activism.
Journal of Ayurveda and integrative medicine , Vol. 1, No. 4. , pp. 257-265, doi:10.4103/0975-9476.74435 This paper reviews the pharmacology of Indian medicinal plants, starting with the historical background of European work on the subject beginning as early as the 17th century, and tracing its history through the work of Sen and Bose in the ... (more)
Levetiracetam is a frequently used drug in the therapy of partial onset, myoclonic and generalized tonic-clonic seizures.
From the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research and Center for Pharmacogenomics , College of Pharmacy, University of Florida, Gainesville; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Department of Community Health and Family Medicine , College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville; Department of Preventive Medicine, College ... (more)
Gary Peltz helped bioengineer a line of mice whose livers were largely replaced with human liver cells, giving researchers a better model for assessing whether drugs might be toxic to human livers.
The veterinarians and toxicology experts at Pet Poison Helpline have released their top 10 list of household items that generated the most poison consultations for dogs and cats in 2013.
A 3-year PhD fellowship is available in the Center for Biopharmaceuticals at the University of Copenhagen.