A slight issue with this week’s post, everyone. With all the worry about fake news in the press, my post has only gone and been leaked early! 920 more words
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HIV-associated motor neuron disease. HERV-K activation and response to antiretroviral therapy
Bowen LN, Tyagi R, Li W, et al.
Neurology 2016; 87:1756-1762.
To determine whether there is activation of human endogenous retrovirus K (HERV-K) in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in HIV infection and whether it might respond to treatment with antiretroviral drugs. 194 more words
C9orf72 expansion differentially affects males with spinal onset amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Rooney J, Fogh I, Westeneng HJ, et al.
JNNP 2016; pii: jnnp-2016-314093 (Epub ahead of print). 277 more words
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What a great song, from the amazing Shirley Bragg!
Yes 2017, and we start all over again, the clock is reset to zero. 979 more words
My greatest 2016 highlight was the birth of my daughter, my sweet, super cute and curious Annabelle Carole. But 2016 also saw the death of more than a few famous icons, Donald Trump getting elected and Britain voting out of the EU, unfortunately none of these were my worse moment of 2016, that came back in February, February 12th to be exact. 112 more words
Depression in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Neurology 2016; 86:2271-2277.
To examine the relative risk of depression among patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), both in terms of depression diagnosis and use of antidepressant drugs, before and after diagnosis. 230 more words