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First-of-its-kind study identifies 13 new Alzheimer’s disease genes

In the first study to use whole genome sequencing (WGS) to discover rare genomic variants associated with Alzheimer's disease (AD), researchers have identified 13 such variants (or mutations). In another novel finding, this study establishes new genetic links between AD and the function of synapses, which are the junctions that transmit information between neurons, and […]

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Forest Devices publishes positive results from study of its AlphaStroke technology

Medical technology pioneer Forest Devices, Inc. (FDI) today announced the publication of positive results from the EDGAR study of its AlphaStroke™ technology in identifying patients with large vessel occlusive (LVO) strokes in emergency departments in the American Heart Association Journal, STROKE. LVOs are the type of ischemic stroke that require an interventional thrombectomy, only available […]

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Researchers identify a neural pathway critical to correcting behavioral errors

Mount Sinai researchers have identified a neural pathway through which the brain detects errors and guides subsequent behavioral improvement. This process, called cognitive control, is frequently dysregulated in a wide range of psychiatric disorders. The team's research, published February 19 in Neuron, also suggests that neurostimulation of this brain pathway could provide an important mechanism […]

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APO-Pregabalin

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. APO-PREGABALIN Contains the active ingredient pregabalin Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet Read this leaflet carefully before taking your medicine. This leaflet answers some common questions about pregabalin. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take […]

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Etoposide

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. ETOPOSIDE INJECTION Etoposide Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Etoposide Injection.It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor or pharmacist. All medicines […]

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APO-Glimepiride

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. APO-Glimepiride Contains the active ingredient glimepiride Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about APO-Glimepiride. It does not contain all of the available information. It does not take the place of talking to your doctor […]

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Telfast Decongestant

NOTICE: This Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is intended for persons living in Australia. TELFAST DECONGESTANT® Fexofenadine hydrochloride 60mg / pseudoephedrine hydrochloride 120mg Consumer Medicine Information What is in this leaflet This leaflet answers some common questions about Telfast Decongestant. It does not contain all the available information. It does not take the place of talking […]