Translational Medicine

Translational Medicine

Brain Connectivity Networks are formed in Fetal Brains

Scientists can now examine fetal brains and can visually track the brain connections network and their development with a much less invasive method prior to the birth. During pregnancy this can visually be seen by using a method called functional MRI, Read more…

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Posted by Rifaath - 11/03/2013 at 00:19

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Diabetic Drug-A New Promise for Lung Cancer

In a recent study, the researchers found that has decreased the lung tumors size in mice and the survival rate was increased. Phenformin is a derivative of misinform-which is the most widely used diabetic drug. These findings gave a new hope to patients with lung cancer. Read more…

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Posted by Rifaath - 22/02/2013 at 03:01

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Severity of Kidney Disease can be due to Gut Microbes

Melamine poisoning brought up that the severity of kidney disease is due to microbes present in the gut. Melamine is known to combine with uric acid in children’s bodies and produces harmful kidney stones. Details of this reaction and the role gut microbes were not well understood. Read more…

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Posted by Rifaath - 21/02/2013 at 08:20

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Fecal Transplantation Therapy for Clostridium Difficile associated Infections

Diarrhoea is the most common side effect in the hospitalized patient and one who regularly takes antibiotics treatment. The daily update of antibiotic leads to the damage of enteric microbial flora which leads to the growth of pathogens and also disturbance to the normal intestinal metabolism. Read more…

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Posted by Alison Moriah - 21/02/2013 at 02:17

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A New Hope for Preterm Babies with Brain Injury

In a recently carried out research, in sheep, suggested that in premature babies cerebral ischemia could be reversed or prevented with early intervention.A later study showed that the strongest predictor of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) abnormalities was impaired growth of premature babies. Read more…

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Posted by Rifaath - 02/02/2013 at 05:20

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Gut Taste Receptors the Drug Targets for Obesity

A person is said to be obese when he accumulates body fat above to the normal level. Obesity has many health issues. Obesity may leads to several diseases like heart attack, various types of cancer and type 2 diabetes. Read more…

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Posted by Alison Moriah - 09/01/2013 at 06:13

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