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Stem Cell Therapy in Austria Gives Hope to Alzheimer Patients

Alzheimer’s disease is a degenerative disease characterized by the general impairment of cognitive functions. The cause is not yet elucidated, however the scientific approaches point out that the nerve cells in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients progressively die probably due to senile plaques that are deposits of a distinct protein fragment called beta-amyloid. 384 more words

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Day +94: Observations

At six days until our homecoming, it is time to make some observations about what we have seen and done.

Observation 1: As a recent… 656 more words

Breakthrough as team discover stem cells in the oesophagus.

Despite previous indications to the contrary, the oesophagus does have its own pool of stem cells, said researchers from the University of Pittsburgh in an opensource animal study published in… 507 more words


Greenville mom needs life-changing procedure; insurance denies coverage, so far

GREENVILLE, Mich. — A Greenville mother of three is battling a rare, debilitating disease called chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy or CIDP.

It’s a neurological disorder that impairs movement. 346 more words