Peripheral Neuropathies News

Sep 09, 2020
Older women with type 2 diabetes have different patterns of blood use in their brains
Pattern relates to sensory motor problems in hands, feet
Jul 09, 2020
Experimental drug shows early promise against inherited form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Phase 1/phase 2 trial shows evidence for safety, biological activity of tofersen; phase 3 trial underway.
Jun 08, 2020
Discovery of important molecular mechanism of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
New therapies can be derived from the findings.
May 21, 2020
Researchers discover biomarkers of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in teeth
Researchers identify biological markers in the teeth children who went on to develop amyotrophic lateral sclerosis as adults.
Nov 08, 2019
Potential treatment path becomes clear for subtype of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Scripps Research scientists discover a way to stop a problematic enzyme from wreaking havoc on peripheral nervous system cells.
Oct 01, 2019
“Relaxed” enzymes may be at the root of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Treatments have been hard to pinpoint for a rare neurologic disease.
Jun 27, 2019
Patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis may benefit from more glucose
Increased glucose, transformed into energy, could give people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis improved mobility and a longer life.
May 23, 2019
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis research reveals new treatment approach
Study provides an important new perspective into the mechanisms that may drive ALS and a potential therapeutic direction.
May 02, 2019
Out-of-pocket costs for neurologic medications rise sharply over 12 years
Sharpest increase for multiple sclerosis drugs.
Apr 01, 2019
Gastrointestinal complaints in children could signal future mental health problems
Study finds disruptions in the body’s gut microbes triggered by early-life adversity are linked to brain function.
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