Ataxia

Twenty-three patients aged from 26 to 75 years ( mean=52.8 years ) were treated with high doses of Biotin from...


Autoimmunity might be associated with or implicated in sleep and neurodegenerative disorders. Researchers have described the features of a novel...


Progressive encephalomyelitis with rigidity and myoclonus ( PERM ) is a variant of the Stiff Person Syndrome. Associated antibodies are...


Researchers from UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered that specific types of bacteria that live in the gut are...


Oculomotor apraxia ( OMA ) associated with cerebellar ataxia was first noted by Boder and Sedgwick in patients with ataxia-telangiectasia...


Autosomal dominant cerebellar ataxia ( ADCA ) type III is a type of spinocerebellar ataxia ( SCA ) classically characterized...


Niemann-Pick disease type C ( NP-C ) is a rare neurovisceral disease characterized by progressive neurodegeneration and premature death.Data recorded...


Sunovion Pharmaceuticals has announced that the FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved Aptiom ( Eslicarbazepine acetate ),...


A case report published in the journal, PLoS Medicine, describes a rare side effect of human fetal stem cell therapy....


A recent study by researchers at the University of Utah determined that the 2009 pandemic influenza A ( H1N1 )...


A multi-institution team, funded by the National Human Genome Research Institute ( NHGRI ) of the National Institutes of Health...


Researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School have discovered the gene responsible for a type of ataxia, an incurable...


Researchers have provided the first conclusive evidence that neurodevelopmental disorders such as mental retardation and neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's...


Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have discovered the underlying cause of a type of...


Researchers at Johns Hopkins and the University of Minnesota have discovered a gene mutation in the descendants of Abraham Lincoln's...


Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered the inner workings of a defective DNA repair process and are first to explain why...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has learned of three patients with multiple sclerosis who have developed severe...


Researchers at the Burnham Institute found that a protein known for its role in gene regulation has another important...


Researchers at the University of North Carolina ( UNC ) at Chapel Hill School of Medicine points to the possible...