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High potassium (hyperkalemia)
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can diabetics eat bananas?
Learn about how eating bananas can affect your blood sugar, as well as how to get potassium without compromising a healthful diabetes diet. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Neutrino detector could see radioactive potassium deep within the Earth
Proposed experiment would boost our understanding of what heats our planet's interior (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - November 9, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Sophia Chen Source Type: news

FDA warns black licorice can cause heart arrythmia
Beware of black licorice this Halloween if you're over 40, the FDA warns. Eating two ounces for two weeks or more can lower potassium levels, leading to heart arrhythmias and high blood pressure. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 31, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Warns You Can ‘ Overdose ’ On Black Licorice This Halloween
WASHINGTON (CBS) – Before you go to town on your Halloween candy this year, there’s one treat you should consume with caution. The FDA is sharing a warning about the potential dangers of black licorice. “As it turns out, you really can overdose on candy – or, more precisely, black licorice,” the FDA says. Trick or treat – gearing up for candy consumption? ✓ out this video to learn how eating too much black licorice can be harmful. pic.twitter.com/aaHVdqm505 — U.S. FDA (@US_FDA) October 30, 2017 Black licorice contains glycyrrhizin, which can cause a drop in your body’s p...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News black licorice Halloween Source Type: news

What Causes Hypernatremia?
Discussion Hypernatremia is a serum sodium of> 150 mEq/L. Basic causes are too much sodium or too little free water. If body weight is normal or increased, there is an increase in total body sodium without an appropriate increase in total body water. Normally when the serum sodium is increased there is transient hypertonicity of the plasma which causes the thirst center to be stimulated and antidiuretic hormone (ADH) to be released. The thirst center tells the person to drink more water and ADH causes the kidney to retain free water. This normally will allow the plasma tonicity to go back to normal. Treatment is by tr...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 30, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Hyzaar (Losartan Potassium-Hydrochlorothiazide) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - October 27, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

High blood pressure diet: Eat THIS trendy 85p food to reduce risk of hypertension
HIGH blood pressure affects millions in the UK and a poor diet can trigger symptoms. However, eating avocado, a potassium-packed fruit, could reduce risk of hypertension. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Renal Response to Potassium Stress The Renal Response to Potassium Stress
Find out how recent advances have progressed our understanding of the renal response to potassium imbalance.Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

How too little potassium may contribute to cardiovascular disease
In mouse studies, scientists found a mechanism that may explain why low levels of potassium in the diet have been linked to high blood pressure, heart disease, and stroke in people. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - October 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Potassium Phosphate Injection (Currently in Shortage)
Drug Shortage (Source: FDA Drug Shortages)
Source: FDA Drug Shortages - October 6, 2017 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Potassium may help to prevent heart disease
Researchers have found that increasing dietary levels of potassium could help to reduce vascular calcification, which is a risk factor for heart disease. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Just one extra banana a day could prevent heart attacks
Researchers from the University of Alabama, Birmingham found that potassium-rich foods, such as avocados, may stop fatal blockages from occurring by preventing arteries from hardening. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scorpion-related cardiomyopathy and acute pulmonary edema in a child who is stung by Leiurus abdullahbayrami - Dokur M, Do ğan M, Yagmur EA.
Venom of Leiurus abdullahbayrami (Scorpiones: Buthidae) is an extremely toxic one and it stimulates voltage-gated sodium and potassium channels. In case of a stung by this scorpion; excessive catecholamine release occur and it impairs left ventricle contra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

A need for bananas? Dietary potassium regulates calcification of arteries
Bananas and avocados - foods that are rich in potassium - may help protect against pathogenic vascular calcification, also known as hardening of the arteries. University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have shown, for the first time, that reduced dietary potassium promotes elevated aortic stiffness in a mouse model, as compared with normal-potassium-fed mice. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - October 5, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

This diet advice could kill you
The American Heart Association says sodium in salt raises blood pressure. They say it increases the risk for heart disease and stroke.  But the latest science says otherwise… A British review of 34 clinical trials showed that cutting down on salt reduced blood pressure only slightly for people with hypertension.1  And a new study in The Lancet found that some low-salt diets could put you at GREATER risk of heart disease and death.2 Researchers analyzed data from 133,118 people. They wanted to see if there was a link between high sodium and heart attack, stroke and death The results were startling. People...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - October 5, 2017 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Randall Hall Tags: Health Heart Health Men's Health Nutrition Women's Health Source Type: news

A need for bananas? Dietary potassium regulates calcification of arteries
(University of Alabama at Birmingham) Researchers have shown, for the first time, that reduced dietary potassium promotes elevated aortic stiffness in a mouse model. Such arterial stiffness in humans is predictive of heart disease and death from heart disease, and it represents an important health problem for the nation. The UAB researchers also found that increased dietary potassium levels lessened vascular calcification and aortic stiffness. Furthermore, they unraveled the molecular mechanism underlying the effects of low or high dietary potassium. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 5, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mesothelioma Doctor Creates Preoperative Drink for Patients
Peritoneal mesothelioma specialist Dr. Charles Conway wants to make major surgery an easier, more manageable experience for his patients. His latest innovation — a preoperative, complex-carbohydrate beverage — should help considerably. Conway, director of surgical oncology at the Ridley-Tree Cancer Center in Santa Barbara, California, will begin offering patients the novel drink customized to speed recovery and lessen the risk of dangerous side effects. Conway designed SurgiStrong RecoverAid, a uniquely blended product to fill a void in the growing Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) programs that have sprun...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - September 29, 2017 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Tags: citrulline Dr. Charles Conway mesothelioma surgery recovery mesothelioma surgery side effects Ochsner Cancer Center peritoneal mesothelioma preoperative complex-carbohydrate beverage Ridley-Tree Cancer Center Santa Barbara surgery-induce Source Type: news

Your Ultimate Guide to Getting Whiter Teeth
This article originally appeared on Health.com (Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories)
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - September 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kathleen Mulpeter / Health.com Tags: Uncategorized oral health public health Source Type: news

Home Remedies: Controlling and managing your blood pressure
Lifestyle changes can help you control and prevent high blood pressure, even if you're taking blood pressure medication. Here's what you can do: Eat healthy foods.?Eat a healthy diet. Try the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet, which emphasizes fruits, vegetables, whole grains, poultry, fish and low-fat dairy foods. Get plenty of potassium, which [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 27, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Do You Listen to Heart Sounds? This May be Another Reason Why You Should.
I’m not sure about you, but when I went to school to become a paramedic (and a nurse for that matter), one thing I never really understood was heart sounds, or heart tones, depending on who taught you. My attempt at learning resorted to scouring textbooks, journals, online editorials, watching clips on YouTube and listening… lots of listening to sound bites from CDs. You know the ones, they come free when you buy a new stethoscope. Instead of turning to digital media, I should’ve been listening to the hearts of my patients. Hindsight is 20/20, especially in this case. All my self-guided education yielded...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - September 12, 2017 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Bruce Hoffman, MSN,BSN-RN, NR-P, CFRN Tags: Patient Care Cardiac & Resuscitation Source Type: news

Strides Shasun gets USFDA nod for kidney stone tablets
Strides Shasun said it has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration for potassium citrate extended release tablets USP 5 mEq, 10 mEq and 15 mEq. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - September 12, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Biochar shows benefits as manure lagoon cover
(American Society of Agronomy) Manure is a reality in raising farm animals. Manure can be a useful fertilizer, returning valued nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium to the soil for plant growth. But manure has problems. Odor offensiveness, gas emissions, nutrient runoff, and possible water pollution are just a few. New methods may reduce these negatives while potentially adding some positives: biochar covers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - August 9, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

High blood pressure diet: Eating THIS nut every day can reduce dangerous levels
HIGH blood pressure - also called hypertension - is a common problem affecting millions in the UK. However, almonds, with their rich potassium levels, have been shown to reduce it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Supplement warning: Overdosing on this to lower high blood pressure could be deadly
SUPPLEMENTS popularly used include vitamin C, vitamin D3 and omega-3 - and potassium may also be taken to ward off high blood pressure, heart disease, stroke, arthritis, cancer, digestive disorders, and infertility. However, too much of the mineral could be deadly. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 1, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is acesulfame potassium, and is it good or bad for you?
What is acesulfame potassium? In this article, learn about this artificial sweetener, what foods and drinks it is found in, and whether it is good or bad. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 1, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Second-scale nuclear spin coherence time of ultracold 23Na40K molecules
We report the observation of stable coherence between nuclear spin states of ultracold fermionic sodium-potassium (NaK) molecules in the singlet rovibrational ground state. Ramsey spectroscopy reveals coherence times on the scale of 1 second; this enables high-resolution spectroscopy of the molecular gas. Collisional shifts are shown to be absent down to the 100-millihertz level. This work opens the door to the use of molecules as a versatile quantum memory and for precision measurements on dipolar quantum matter. (Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - July 27, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Park, J. W., Yan, Z. Z., Loh, H., Will, S. A., Zwierlein, M. W. Tags: Physics reports Source Type: news

Papers of note in Nature 547 (7663)
This week’s articles identify a surprising role for dopamine outside the nervous system and a cryptic binding pocket that promotes leak currents through a potassium channel. (Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment)
Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment - July 25, 2017 Category: Science Authors: VanHook, A. M. Tags: STKE Editors ' Choice Source Type: news

What Conditions is Erythema Nodosum Associated With?
Patient Presentation A 12-year-old male came to clinic with a history of 3-4 days of painful bruising on his shin and lower arms. He had Streptocococcal pharyngitis diagnosed by rapid strep testing approximately 4 weeks previously and had taken all of his amoxicillin antibiotic per his parents. He had recovered without any problems until 3-4 days ago when his legs and arms started to have painful bruises along the shins and lower arms. They were raised, red/purple and painful mainly in the center of the lesions. He denied pain elsewhere nor any fever (Tmax was 99.5F), chills, sweats, weight loss, joint stiffness, abdomina...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - July 24, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Study: Cybersecurity attacks pose manipulation risk for medical, device data
Cybersecurity attacks are becoming more common in the healthcare industry, and new attacks could manipulate patient and device data in a way that would have immediate, potentially life threatening results, according to a new study. The study, published this month in the New England Journal of Medicine, acknowledges the damage of previous attacks like the WannaCry ransomware attack, but calls to attention the potential damage that could be done in future attacks where disruption and stolen patient data aren’t the central target. The study implied that while attacks which result in breaches of protected health informat...
Source: Mass Device - July 14, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Health Information Technology Software / IT Cybersecurity Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Seven health benefits of coconut water
Coconut water can be a great way to rehydrate after a sweaty workout. Learn how it can replenish your electrolytes and provide extra potassium. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

The transcription factor C/EBP{beta} in the dorsal root ganglion contributes to peripheral nerve trauma-induced nociceptive hypersensitivity
We report that peripheral nerve trauma caused by chronic constriction injury (CCI) increased the abundance of the transcription factor C/EBPβ (CCAAT/enhancer binding protein β) in the DRG. Blocking this increase mitigated the development and maintenance of CCI-induced mechanical, thermal, and cold pain hypersensitivities without affecting basal responses to acute pain and locomotor activity. Conversely, mimicking this increase produced hypersensitivity to mechanical, thermal, or cold pain. In the ipsilateral DRG, C/EBPβ promoted a decrease in the abundance of the voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv1.2...
Source: Signal Transduction Knowledge Environment - July 11, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Li, Z., Mao, Y., Liang, L., Wu, S., Yuan, J., Mo, K., Cai, W., Mao, Q., Cao, J., Bekker, A., Zhang, W., Tao, Y.-X. Tags: STKE Research Articles Source Type: news

Low potassium (hypokalemia)
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Source: MayoClinic.com Full Feed - July 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

5 Important tips to keep RAW milk fresh
(Natural News) Raw milk is a delightful treat that is at the same time packed with vitamins and nutrients such as vitamins A, D, and K2 and minerals such as calcium, magnesium, and potassium. However, in order for you to be able to enjoy it for longer than just a few days, you should be... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Who needs meds? Simple potassium may lower blood pressure more safely than prescription drugs
(Natural News) Eating foods high in potassium — such as fruits, vegetables, grains and roots — may help lower blood pressure levels, a recent analysis revealed. According to the review, higher dietary potassium intake was associated with significant reductions in blood pressure regardless of sodium intake. Data also show that high potassium consumption curbs blood... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consideration of Potassium Iodide in Emergency Planning
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. 08/03/2016 This web page provides information about the consideration of potassium iodide (KI) as a protective measure for the general public to supplement sheltering and evacuation in the unlikely event of a severe nuclear power plant accident. It discusses Eligibility for Obtaining Potassium Iodide; Process for Obtaining Potassium Iodide; Process for Replenishment of Existing Potassium Iodide Stockpiles; Shelf Life Extension and Replenishment of Existing Potassium Iodide Stockpiles; Distribution of Liquid Pediatric KI; Regulations and Guidance; Current Status on KI Distribution; Role o...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - March 24, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Frequently Asked Questions About Potassium Iodide
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. 03/30/2016 This web page provides answers to frequently asked questions about potassium iodide (KI) and its role in radiological emergency preparedness. Question topics include the benefit of taking potassium iodide during a radiological accident, the recommended dosages of potassium iodide, if KI will be effective in case of a terrorist attack or dirty bomb, if other federal agencies have included potassium iodide in their emergency planning considerations, and the shelf life of KI tablets. (Text) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - March 24, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

New molecular map reveals how cells spew out potassium
Researchers have determined for the first time the complete structure of an ion channel known as BK, or “big potassium.” This molecular map offers new insights on how BK works and may aid in the development of treatments for diseases in which it malfunctions. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - December 22, 2016 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: Wynne Perry Tags: Science News BK Laboratory of Neurobiology and Biophysics potassium Richard Hite Roderick MacKinnon Slo1 structural and chemical biology Xiao Tao Source Type: news

FDA Approves Oral Potassium-Binder Patiromer (Veltassa)FDA Approves Oral Potassium-Binder Patiromer (Veltassa)
It's been shown in trials to safely normalize serum potassium levels in patients taking drugs known to raise potassium, including aldosterone blockers and ACE inhibitors. FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - October 21, 2015 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Alert Source Type: news

Suicidal ingestion of potassium permanganate crystals: a rare encounter - Karthik R, Veerendranath HP, Wali S, Mohan MN, Kumar PA, Trimurty G.
Potassium permanganate poisoning is not common. Although Symptoms of potassium permanganate ingestion are gastrointestinal and Complications due to ingestion of potassium permanganate include cardiovascular depression, hepatic and renal damage, upper airwa... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - May 20, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Investigational drug reduces high potassium levels in chronic kidney disease patients
(University of Maryland Medical Center) Research published today found that the investigational drug patiromer decreased high potassium levels and maintained normal potassium levels in patients with chronic kidney disease. The results of a multicenter trial appear in the New England Journal of Medicine. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 21, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Analysis of Potassium and Calcium Imaging to Assay the Function of Opioid Receptors
As the activation of opioid receptors leads to the modulation of potassium and calcium channels, the ion imaging represents an attractive method to analyze the function of the receptors. Here, we describe the imaging of potassium using the FluxOR™ potassium ion channel assay, and of calcium using Fura-2 acetoxymethyl ester. Specifically, we (1) characterize the activation of the G-protein-coupled inwardly rectifying potassium 2 channel by agonists of μ- and δ-opioid receptors with the aid of the FluxOR™ assay in cultured mouse dorsal root ganglion neurons, and (2) describe calcium imaging protocols to ...
Source: Springer protocols feed by Pharmacology/Toxicology - October 9, 2014 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Do Hemolyzed Potassium Specimens Need to be Repeated?Do Hemolyzed Potassium Specimens Need to be Repeated?
In patients with normal ECG and renal function, repeat hemolyzed potassium level testing may be unnecessary, a new study reports. The Journal of Emergency Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 16, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Higher Potassium Intake Linked to Reduced Stroke Higher Potassium Intake Linked to Reduced Stroke
Higher dietary potassium is associated with a lower risk for stroke and all-cause mortality, new data from the Women's Health Initiative show, particularly in women without hypertension. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 5, 2014 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Potassium-rich foods cut stroke, death risks among older women
Older women who eat foods with higher amounts of potassium may be at lower risk of stroke and death than women who consume less potassium-rich foods. The health benefits from potassium-rich foods are greater among older women who do not have high blood pressure. Most older American women do not eat the recommended amounts of potassium from foods. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 4, 2014 Category: Science Source Type: news

An introduction to potassium and why it is essential for our bodies
(NaturalNews) Potassium is an essential mineral whose ions are vital for the functioning of all living cells. It accumulates in plant cells, meaning that many fresh vegetables and fruits -- most famously bananas -- are rich in it. Dissolved potassium is also found in sea vegetables... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 25, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Worldwide Recall of Potassium, Sodium Chloride IV Solutions Worldwide Recall of Potassium, Sodium Chloride IV Solutions
The presence of foreign matter has prompted Baxter International to recall 3 lots of 0.9% sodium chloride and 1 lot of potassium chloride IV solutions, about 940,000 individual units in total. News Alerts (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 17, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Critical Care News Alert Source Type: news

Low Serum Potassium Predicts Chronic Kidney DiseaseLow Serum Potassium Predicts Chronic Kidney Disease
Could serum potassium concentration be a clinically relevant risk factor for the progression of chronic kidney disease? International Journal of Clinical Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 10, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

Discovery reveals protons sneak through the sodium-potassium pump
The sodium-potassium pump, a ubiquitous and essential molecule located in the membrane of cells, transports more than just the sodium and potassium that its name would suggest. New research shows these pumps also routinely transport hydrogen ions known as protons. Among other things, the work suggests a new dimension to molecules that underlie processes involved in nerve signaling and muscle contractions. More » (Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire)
Source: The Rockefeller University Newswire - March 31, 2014 Category: Biomedical Science Authors: pubaff Tags: Science News david gadsby membrane proteins protons sodium-potassium pump Source Type: news

Potassium in brain could be key to fighting Huntington's disease
By boosting the ability of a specific type of cell to absorb potassium in the brain, UCLA researchers were able to improve walking and prolong survival in a mouse model of Huntington's disease.   Their findings, published March 30 in the online edition of the journal Nature Neuroscience, could point to new drug targets for treating the devastating disease, which strikes one in every 20,000 Americans.   Huntington's disease is passed from parent to child through a mutation in the huntingtin gene. By killing brain cells called neurons, the disorder gradually deprives patients of their ability to walk, speak, swallo...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - March 31, 2014 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news