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Gene therapy shows promise for treating Niemann-Pick disease type C1

NIH mouse study could lead to human clinical trials.For the first time, National Institutes of Health researchers have demonstrated in mice that gene therapy may be the best method for… Gene therapy shows promise for treating Niemann-Pick disease type C1 Source: Medical News Today Updates

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Restoring the sense of touch in amputees using natural signals of the nervous system

Research provides blueprint for building neuroprosthetic devices that recreate the sense of touch by directly stimulating the nervous system. Restoring the sense of touch in amputees using natural signals of the nervous system Source: Medical News Today Updates

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Study finds that sleep apnea therapy has positive impact on hypertensive patients

A new study shows that positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy for sleep apnea may have a positive impact on sleep-related functional outcomes among patients who also suffer from hypertension. Study finds that sleep apnea therapy has positive impact on hypertensive patients Source: Sleep Study News

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Alzheimer's disease: New analyses from Phase 3 studies showing clinical benefit of Tramiprosate

Results published in The Journal of the Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease (JPAD) describe analyses of Phase 3 data for the investigational amyloid-targeted drug, tramiprosate, in patients with Mild… Alzheimer's disease: New analyses from Phase 3 studies showing clinical benefit of Tramiprosate Source: Medical News Today Updates

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AAP releases updated recommendations for safe infant sleep and media-free bedtimes

Earlier this week the American Academy of Pediatrics released an updated policy statement for a safe infant sleeping environment. AAP releases updated recommendations for safe infant sleep and media-free bedtimes Source: Sleep Study News

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