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Scientists studying the genomes of nearly 5,000 people have pinpointed a genetic variant tied to an increased risk for stroke and cardiovascular disease.
… pinpointed a genetic variant tied to an increased risk for stroke, and have also uncovered new details about an … genetic and biochemical influences in the development of stroke and cardiovascular disease, and may also help lead to … to identify new targets in the prevention and treatment of stroke, cardiovascular disease and many other common …
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NIH researchers identified gene variants that cause a rare syndrome of sporadic fevers, skin rashes and recurring strokes, beginning early in childhood.
… that the ADA2 pathway may contribute to susceptibility to stroke in the more general population." For children, as with adults, stroke can affect physical, cognitive and emotional … damage. PAN can cause kidney failure, heart attack and stroke. "We now know that this mutation exists in the Middle …
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NIH researchers have identified a treatment that significantly decreases the risk of stroke in children with a rare genetic disease called Deficiency of Adenosine Deaminase Type 2 (DADA2).
… a treatment that significantly decreases the risk of stroke   in children with a rare genetic disease called DADA2 … and anti-coagulant medications that are commonly used in stroke patients to prevent blood clots. None of these were … treatment.  "Our success in the DADA2 patients with stroke gives us hope about the potential of anti-TNF agents …
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LabGenius, a space-age ballpoint pen embedded with a tiny camera, can record the researcher's every stroke and scribble in the laboratory.
… with a tiny camera that records the writer's every stroke and scribble. Using Bluetooth connectivity, … with a tiny camera, can record the researcher's every stroke and scribble in the laboratory. ​ … LabGenius, smart … with a tiny camera, can record the researcher's every stroke and scribble in the laboratory. … News Release …
Research Funding
The developmental Genotype-Tissue Expression initiative's goal is to catalog and analyze transcriptional profiles from a wide variety of tissues from the pediatric period, including neonates through adolescents, in a post-mortem setting.
… National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and the National Institute of Mental Health …
Genetic Disorders
Antiphospholipid Syndrome is a disorder characterized by elevated levels of antibodies that are associated with clots in the arteries and veins.
… blood vessel type. For example, individuals who have a stroke initially will most often have a stroke if they have a recurrence. Nonetheless, individuals … skin necrosis (a condition in which the skin tissue dies). Stroke and Other Neurological Disorders Stroke is associated …
MINC
Each clinical setting is unique. Strategies that will work in your environment can be used to design your interventions based on suggested options from the Champions.
… Healthcare: National Family History Day   National Stroke Month Texas Health Presbyterian: National Stroke Awareness Month (May)   Offer Mandatory or Optional … Awareness Month (June) Texas Health Presbyterian: National Stroke Awareness Month (May) Texas Health Presbyterian: …
Clinical Research
GENE-FORECAST® is developing a community cohort and resource for defining the significance of ancestry-related genomic variation in African-Americans.
… clinical signs and symptoms of CVD (e.g. heart attack and stroke). Based on previous epidemiology studies, it is … manifest CVD (history of angina, heart attack or stroke) will be less than 10-15 percent of the sample. All … are pregnant or breast feeding; have had a heart attack, stroke, or heart failure within the past 12 months; or were …
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NHGRI researchers seek help from people with Sickle Cell Disease to find the factors - environmental, social and genetic - that impact the severity of symptoms.
… all over their bodies, kidney problems, higher risk of stroke and in rare cases, chronic leg ulcers. These and other …
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NIH researchers have identified and tested a molecule that shows promise as a possible treatment for Gaucher disease and Parkinson's disease.
… at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) and the National Center for Advancing …