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Second gene associated with sudden death in epilepsy found in brain, not heartApr 13, 2010
Protein switch in the brain linked to common form of epilepsy may also cause heart rhythm disturbances.
Finding Charcot-Marie-Tooth gene ends quest, begins new era of personalized genomic medicineMar 10, 2010
Personal genome sequencing signals the beginning of personalized medicine.
BCM to analyze data collected for Alzheimer's genetic markers projectJan 6, 2010
BCM researchers look to genetic markers to understand Alzheimer's Disease risk.
BCM tackles Alzheimer's on all Fronts: Clinical ResearchJan 6, 2010
BCM clinical researchers seek to understand each stage of Alzheimer's Disease.
BCM tackles Alzheimer's on all fronts: Basic ResearchJan 6, 2010
BCM researchers work to understand the fundamental mechanisms of Alzheimer's Disease.
Resources available for locating full-time Alzheimer's careJan 6, 2010
Patients with advanced Alzheimer's Disease may require round the clock care. Resources are available.
Identification of axonal transport deficits may aid in early detection, treatmentJan 6, 2010
A new technique may help detect Alzheimer's Disease earlier.
BCM tackling Alzheimer's on all fronts: Community OutreachJan 6, 2010
The Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders Center conducts community outreach.
Therapeutic intervention: Working towards arresting, reversing Alzheimer's diseaseJan 6, 2010
Dr. Joanna Jankowsky conducts research into reversing Alzheimer's Disease.
New generation of mouse models mimic progression of ADJan 6, 2010
Mouse models are being studied to determine the role of molecules in Alzheimer's Disease.