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Immunoregulation of multiple sclerosis by gut environmental factors

Immunoregulation of multiple sclerosis by gut environmental factors

Abstract Microbiota exist symbiotically in the human gut to aid the digestion of nutrients. However, gut microbiota also have immunoregulatory properties. The hygiene hypothesis describes the idea that environmental factors, such as diet, pollution, antibiotic use, vitamin [Read More]

Explaining, not just predicting, drives interest in personal genomics

Explaining, not just predicting, drives interest in personal genomics

Conclusions PGT customers are particularly interested in genetic markers for their existing medical conditions, suggesting that the value of genetic testing is not only predictive, but also explanatory. (Source: Genome Medicine) [Read More]

HU‐446 and HU‐465, derivatives of the non‐psychoactive cannabinoid cannabidiol, decrease the activation of encephalitogenic T cells

HU‐446 and HU‐465, derivatives of the non‐psychoactive cannabinoid cannabidiol, decrease the activation of encephalitogenic T cells

This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. The study describes the synthesis and the anti‐inflammatory activities of two isomeric derivatives of the non‐psychoactive cannabinoid, cannabidiol (CBD): HU‐446 and HU‐465 ((‐)‐ and [Read More]

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Nose2Brain project aims to develop better therapy for multiple sclerosis

Nose2Brain project aims to develop better therapy for multiple sclerosis

Medically active substances are normally distributed via the blood - either directly by injection into the bloodstream [Read More]

Simple eye test can diagnose early signs of glaucoma

Simple eye test can diagnose early signs of glaucoma

A SIMPLE eye test could help solve the biggest global cause of irreversible blindness, glaucoma. In clinical trials, [Read More]

Novel Protein Identified Inside Cells During MS Inflammation May Help Explain Nerve Damage

Novel Protein Identified Inside Cells During MS Inflammation May Help Explain Nerve Damage

/About-the-Society/News/Novel-Protein-Identified-Inside-Cells-During-MS-In [Read More]

Study provides preliminary evidence that Parkinson’s disease may start in the gut

Study provides preliminary evidence that Parkinson’s disease may start in the gut

Parkinson's disease may start in the gut and spread to the brain via the vagus nerve, according to a study published in [Read More]

Brain’s ability to rewire after injury can lead to long-term strains

Brain’s ability to rewire after injury can lead to long-term strains

Like air-traffic controllers scrambling to reconnect flights when a major hub goes down, the brain has a remarkable [Read More]