Neurological Disorders

Common Name(s)

Neurological Disorders

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

American Parkinson Disease Association

As the country’s largest grassroots Parkinson’s disease organization, the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) improves the lives people with Parkinson’s disease and their families from coast to coast with patient/caregiver support; education and positive lifestyle programs; awareness, social and fundraising events; and scientific research funding at all levels. Through a national network of Chapters, Information & Referral Centers, more than 1,000 support groups, and eight Centers for Advanced Research, APDA delivers help for today and hope for tomorrow.

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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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: 15 Jun 2015

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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.

American Parkinson Disease Association

As the country’s largest grassroots Parkinson’s disease organization, the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) improves the lives people with Parkinson’s disease and their families from coast to coast with patient/caregiver support; education and positive lifestyle programs; awareness, social and fundraising events; and scientific research funding at all levels. Through a national network of Chapters, Information & Referral Centers, more than 1,000 support groups, and eight Centers for Advanced Research, APDA delivers help for today and hope for tomorrow.

http://www.apdaparkinson.org

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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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: 15 Jun 2015

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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

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 245 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Bioelements in hair of children with selected neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Jan Józefczuk, Wiktoria Kasprzycka, Rafał Czarnecki, Alfreda Graczyk, Paweł Józefczuk, Magda Krzysztof, Urszula Lampart, Ewa Mrozowska-Ząbek, Weronika Surdy, Róża Kwiatkowska-Graczyk

Journal: Acta Biochim. Pol.. 2017 ;64(2):279-285.

 

We have analyzed concentrations of magnesium (Mg), calcium (Ca), copper (Cu), zinc (Zn) and iron (Fe) in hair of a group of 82 children with mental retardation, in which 9 patients suffered from epilepsy, 18 from the Down's syndrome and 55 from cerebral palsy. Girls comprised little ...

Last Updated: 14 Jun 2017

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Traumatic Brain Injury Induces Genome-Wide Transcriptomic, Methylomic, and Network Perturbations in Brain and Blood Predicting Neurological Disorders.
 

Author(s): Qingying Meng, Yumei Zhuang, Zhe Ying, Rahul Agrawal, Xia Yang, Fernando Gomez-Pinilla

Journal: EBioMedicine. 2017 Feb;16():184-194.

 

The complexity of the traumatic brain injury (TBI) pathology, particularly concussive injury, is a serious obstacle for diagnosis, treatment, and long-term prognosis. Here we utilize modern systems biology in a rodent model of concussive injury to gain a thorough view of the impact ...

Last Updated: 8 Feb 2017

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The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 154 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Tipping the scales: Lessons from simple model systems on inositol imbalance in neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Anna D Frej, Grant P Otto, Robin S B Williams

Journal: Eur. J. Cell Biol.. 2017 Mar;96(2):154-163.

 

Inositol and inositol-containing compounds have signalling and regulatory roles in many cellular processes, suggesting that inositol imbalance may lead to wide-ranging changes in cellular functions. Indeed, changes in inositol-dependent signalling have been implicated in various diseases ...

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2017

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Integral Characterization of Defective BDNF/TrkB Signalling in Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders Leads the Way to New Therapies.
 

Author(s): Gonzalo S Tejeda, Margarita Díaz-Guerra

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Enhancement of brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) signalling has great potential in therapy for neurological and psychiatric disorders. This neurotrophin not only attenuates cell death but also promotes neuronal plasticity and function. However, an important challenge to this ...

Last Updated: 30 Jan 2017

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The Significance of the Default Mode Network (DMN) in Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders: A Review.
 

Author(s): Akansha Mohan, Aaron J Roberto, Abhishek Mohan, Aileen Lorenzo, Kathryn Jones, Martin J Carney, Luis Liogier-Weyback, Soonjo Hwang, Kyle A B Lapidus

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The relationship of cortical structure and specific neuronal circuitry to global brain function, particularly its perturbations related to the development and progression of neuropathology, is an area of great interest in neurobehavioral science. Disruption of these neural networks ...

Last Updated: 10 Aug 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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The Pathophysiology of Functional Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Functional Neurological Disorders

 

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2016

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Finding Genes With NGS Techniques in Whom Mutations Cause Neurological Diseases
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Neurological Diseases

 

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2015

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Investigation of Gait Parameters in Health and Neurological Disease Under Varying Locomotor Conditions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gait Analysis in Neurological Disorders

 

Last Updated: 22 May 2017

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