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Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

First generation of human retinal cells in the laboratory from human embryonic stem cells

First generation of human retinal cells in the laboratory from human embryonic stem cells

Breakthrough discovery on why the malaria parasite has become resistant to chloroquine

Breakthrough discovery on why the malaria parasite has become resistant to chloroquine

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

New link in the growth of Ewing’s sarcoma

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

Zebrafish atlas will help research community to model human disease

Zebrafish atlas will help research community to model human disease

Edible vaccine for HIV AIDS

Edible vaccine for HIV AIDS

NIH opens new hospital totally dedicated to clinical research

NIH opens new hospital totally dedicated to clinical research

Fish oils appear to reduce breast cancer risk

Fish oils appear to reduce breast cancer risk

Experimental drug PKC412 may be the key to treating myeloproliferative disease

Experimental drug PKC412 may be the key to treating myeloproliferative disease

New gene therapy technique may help treat Alzheimer's disease

New gene therapy technique may help treat Alzheimer's disease

Novel strategy for stimulating the production of utrophin

Novel strategy for stimulating the production of utrophin

Streptococcus bacteria uses sword and shield to fight white blood cells

Streptococcus bacteria uses sword and shield to fight white blood cells

Certain cancers might one day be cured without the use of toxic chemotherapy and radiation

Certain cancers might one day be cured without the use of toxic chemotherapy and radiation

New anti-inflammatory strategy for cancer therapy

New anti-inflammatory strategy for cancer therapy

Research may provide a better understanding of the mental retardation observed in Cri-du-Chat Syndrome

Research may provide a better understanding of the mental retardation observed in Cri-du-Chat Syndrome

Vanilla may become a drug to treat sickle cell disease

Vanilla may become a drug to treat sickle cell disease

Discovery of dopamine terminal injury in brains of people with HIV dementia

Discovery of dopamine terminal injury in brains of people with HIV dementia

Tarceva plus Gemcitabine improves survival compared to Gemcitabine alone

Tarceva plus Gemcitabine improves survival compared to Gemcitabine alone

Resveratrol in red wine, is thought to contribute to improved cardiovascular effects associated with moderate consumption of red wine

Resveratrol in red wine, is thought to contribute to improved cardiovascular effects associated with moderate consumption of red wine