Neurological Disorders

Common Name(s)

Neurological Disorders

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Following organizations serve the condition "Neurological Disorders" for support, advocacy or research.

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Brain Injury Association

Our mission is to advance brain injury prevention, research, treatment and education and to improve the quality of life for all individuals impacted by brain injury. Through advocacy, we bring help, hope and healing to millions of individuals living with brain injury, their families and the professionals who serve them

Last Updated: 29 Mar 2013

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International Foundation for CDKL5 Research

To lead the way in finding a cure and treatments for CDKL5 disorder by funding global research efforts and increasing awareness while enhancing the quality of life for those affected by CDKL5 disorder, by providing information, programs, and services.

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Neurological Disorders" for support, advocacy or research.

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Brain Injury Association

Our mission is to advance brain injury prevention, research, treatment and education and to improve the quality of life for all individuals impacted by brain injury. Through advocacy, we bring help, hope and healing to millions of individuals living with brain injury, their families and the professionals who serve them

http://www.biausa.org

Last Updated: 29 Mar 2013

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International Foundation for CDKL5 Research

To lead the way in finding a cure and treatments for CDKL5 disorder by funding global research efforts and increasing awareness while enhancing the quality of life for those affected by CDKL5 disorder, by providing information, programs, and services.

http://www.CDKL5.com

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 178 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Next generation sequencing for molecular diagnosis of neurological disorders using ataxias as a model.
 

Author(s): Andrea H Németh, Alexandra C Kwasniewska, Stefano Lise, Ricardo Parolin Schnekenberg, Esther B E Becker, Katarzyna D Bera, Morag E Shanks, Lorna Gregory, David Buck, M Zameel Cader, Kevin Talbot, Rajith de Silva, Nicholas Fletcher, Rob Hastings, Sandeep Jayawant, Patrick J Morrison, Paul Worth, Malcolm Taylor, John Tolmie, Mary O'Regan, , Ruth Valentine, Emily Packham, Julie Evans, Anneke Seller, Jiannis Ragoussis

Journal: Brain. 2013 Oct;136(Pt 10):3106-18.

 

Many neurological conditions are caused by immensely heterogeneous gene mutations. The diagnostic process is often long and complex with most patients undergoing multiple invasive and costly investigations without ever reaching a conclusive molecular diagnosis. The advent of massively ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2013

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[Trans fatty acids in the nutrition of children with neurological disorders].
 

Author(s): E Cortés, M J Aguilar, M M Rizo, M J Hidalgo

Journal: Nutr Hosp. ;28(4):1140-4.

 

Trans-fatty acids are present in various foods, being the only source of the same in humans. Its presence in high concentrations is a risk factor for health, being involved in a series of events, cardiovascular, inflammatory, etc. Therefore, steps have been taken for its decrease ...

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2013

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Anti-ganglioside antibodies in patients with Guillain Barré syndrome and other neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): C Vaishnavi, C Behura, S Prabhakar, A Sharma, P Kharbanda

Journal: Indian J Med Microbiol. ;31(2):177-9.

 

A study was performed on 59 Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) cases, 58 neurological controls (NC) and 60 non-neurological controls (NNC) to investigate the association of anti-ganglioside antibodies in GBS and other neurological disorders. Campylobacter jejuni was isolated from 5.7% ...

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2013

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The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 97 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Efficacy of modafinil on fatigue and excessive daytime sleepiness associated with neurological disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Ping Sheng, Lijun Hou, Xiang Wang, Xiaowen Wang, Chengguang Huang, Mingkun Yu, Xi Han, Yan Dong

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Modafinil is a novel wake-promoting agent approved by the FDA ameliorating excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in three disorders: narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder and obstructive sleep apnea. Existing trials of modafinil for fatigue and EDS associated with neurological disorders ...

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2013

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Biomedical and clinical promises of human pluripotent stem cells for neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Nopporn Jongkamonwiwat, Parinya Noisa

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():656531.

 

Neurological disorders are characterized by the chronic and progressive loss of neuronal structures and functions. There is a variability of the onsets and causes of clinical manifestations. Cell therapy has brought a new concept to overcome brain diseases, but the advancement of ...

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2013

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An emerging role for long non-coding RNA dysregulation in neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Chiara Fenoglio, Elisa Ridolfi, Daniela Galimberti, Elio Scarpini

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A novel class of transcripts, long non coding RNAs (lncRNAs), has recently emerged as key players in several biological processes, including dosage compensation, genomic imprinting, chromatin regulation, embryonic development and segmentation, stem cell pluripotency, cell fate determination ...

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Stem Cell Therapy in Incurable Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Incurable Neurological Disorders

 

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2014

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Study of Inherited Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ataxia; Motor Neuron Disease; Muscular Disease; Muscular Dystrophy; Peripheral Nervous System Disease

 

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014

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Training for Diagnosing Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Nervous System Diseases

 

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2014

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