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Pesquisadores da Mayo Clinic desenvolvem estratégia para combater esclerose amiotrófica lateral e demência frontotemporal de origem genética

Possível biomarcador descoberto para monitorar progressão e terapia das doenças JACKSONVILLE, Flórida — Pesquisadores da Clínica Mayo e do Instituto de Pesquisa Scripps, na Flórida, desenvolveram uma nova estratégia terapêutica para combater o fator de risco genético mais comum dos distúrbios neurodegenerativos esclerose lateral amiotrófica (ELA ou doença de Lou [...]

Created by Kevin Punsky

Investigadores de Mayo Clinic desarrollan estrategia para combatir la esclerosis lateral amiotrófica y la demencia frontotemporal de origen genético

Se descubrió un biomarcador potencial para controlar la progresión de la enfermedad. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —Un equipo de investigadores de la Clínica Mayo y del Instituto de Investigación Scripps, en Florida, han desarrollado una nueva estrategia terapéutica para combatir el factor de riesgo genético más común en el trastorno neurodegenerativo denominado [...]

Created by Kevin Punsky

Researchers develop strategy to combat genetic ALS, FTD

Potential biomarker discovered to monitor disease progression, therapy JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A team of researchers at Mayo Clinic and The Scripps Research Institute in Florida have developed a new therapeutic strategy to combat the most common genetic risk factor for the neurodegenerative disorders amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s [...]

Created by Kevin Punsky

Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 7/17/14 Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: Rheumatoid arthritis patients with heart problems Stem cell research for ALS  Lung nodules Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. Click here for script.

Created by Dana Sparks

July 4th Marks 75th Anniversary of Lou Gehrig’s Farewell Speech ROCHESTER, Minn. — Seventy-five years ago, on July 4th 1939, baseball legend Lou Gehrig delivered the famous speech bidding farewell to the ballpark and his fans. Two weeks before Gehrig had been diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Accompanied by his wife, Eleanor, Lou left [...]

Created by Duska Anastasijevic

Most Cases of ALS Do Not Run in Families

Most Cases of ALS Do Not Run in Families October 15, 2010 Dear Mayo Clinic: My brother was diagnosed with ALS and then died two years later. An aunt on my mother's side had the disease. All of my siblings have children, and we want to know if ALS is [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

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