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UAB researchers make discovery for treating seizure disorders - Birmingham Business Journal



Birmingham Business Journal
 
UAB researchers make discovery for treating seizure disorders 
Birmingham Business Journal
?Our findings support the conclusion that protein O-GlcNAcylation is a regulator of neuronal excitability, and it represents a promising target for further research on seizure disorder therapeutics,? the UAB researchers wrote in their research ...

 


Dietary supplement could be promising therapeutic target for seizure disorders - News-Medical.net



Dietary supplement could be promising therapeutic target for seizure disorders 
News-Medical.net
Seizure disorders -- including epilepsy -- are associated with pathological hyperexcitability in brain neurons. Unfortunately, there are limited available treatments that can prevent this hyperexcitability. However, University of Alabama at Birmingham ...

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News of Note?Good showing for Ebola vaccines; Glucosamine to ... - FierceBiotech



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News of Note?Good showing for Ebola vaccines; Glucosamine to ... 
FierceBiotech
Science news over the past week included a positive update from a trial of two Ebola vaccines, research suggesting a potential role for glucosamine in seizure ...

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Uncovering origins of developmental brain disorders could ... - Medical Xpress



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Uncovering origins of developmental brain disorders could ... 
Medical Xpress
Recent research discoveries in the development of brain disorders could pave the way to new therapies for treating seizures, and even some children with ...

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A Dietary Supplement Dampens the Brain Hyperexcitability Seen in Seizures or Epilepsy - Newswise (press release)



A Dietary Supplement Dampens the Brain Hyperexcitability Seen in Seizures or Epilepsy 
Newswise (press release)
Newswise ? BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ? Seizure disorders ? including epilepsy ? are associated with pathological hyperexcitability in brain neurons. Unfortunately, there are limited available treatments that can prevent this hyperexcitability. However ...

 


A Dietary Supplement Dampens the Brain Hyperexcitability Seen in ... - Newswise (press release)



A Dietary Supplement Dampens the Brain Hyperexcitability Seen in ... 
Newswise (press release)
Inducing a biochemical alteration in brain proteins via the dietary supplement glucosamine was able to rapidly dampen that pathological hyperexcitability in rat ...

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Xenon Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of XEN1101 Phase 1 Clinical Trial - Nasdaq



Xenon Pharmaceuticals Announces Initiation of XEN1101 Phase 1 Clinical Trial 
Nasdaq
Loss-of-function missense mutations in KCNQ2 cause an extremely severe single-gene epilepsy disorder characterized by multiple, daily, treatment-resistant seizures often presenting within the first week of life. This human genetic validation further ...

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A portable tiny brain scanner for studying brain disorders in infants - Medical Xpress



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A portable tiny brain scanner for studying brain disorders in infants 
Medical Xpress
Schematic illustrating a new noninvasive imaging set-up for monitoring brain activity in newborns. Credit: C. Demene et al., Science Translational Medicine ...

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Dietary supplement could be promising therapeutic target for seizure ... - Gears Of Biz



Dietary supplement could be promising therapeutic target for seizure ... 
Gears Of Biz
Seizure disorders ? including epilepsy ? are associated with pathological hyperexcitability in brain neurons. Unfortunately, there are limited available ...

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House leader vows to oppose medical marijuana-use bill - Business Mirror



House leader vows to oppose medical marijuana-use bill 
Business Mirror
A senior deputy minority leader strongly opposed on Monday the passage of a measure decriminalizing the use of marijuana. Party-list Rep. Lito Atienza of Buhay said the Philippine Medical Association has rejected the House Bill (HB) 6517 outright, ...

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