Daily Archives: May 23, 2013

Neuregulin-1 : Treatment Implications for Schizophrenia.

Researchers eliminate schizophrenia symptoms in an animal model http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-05/mcog-res052213.php AUGUSTA, Ga. – Overexpression of a gene associated with schizophrenia causes classic symptoms of the disorder that are reversed when gene expression returns to normal, scientists report. They genetically engineered mice … Continue reading


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Commensal Bacteria – Loss of ILC Function and Disease – Implications for Autism ?

Penn Study Shows How Immune System Peacefully Co-exists with “Good” Bacteria http://www.uphs.upenn.edu/news/News_Releases/2013/05/sonnenberg/ Understanding How This Immunological Truce Is Kept Suggests New Ways to Fight Inflammatory Diseases PHILADELPHIA — The human gut is loaded with commensal bacteria – “good” microbes that, … Continue reading

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