Navigation Links
Blue-green algae tested for treating ALS
Date:12/21/2010

a 10-week period with mice that did not receive the diet supplementation. The spirulina-fed ALS mice showed reduced inflammatory markers and motor neuron degeneration over that period.

"The focus of our future ALS experiments will include motor neuron counts and an examination of lifespan following dietary spirulina supplementation in symptomatic ALS mice," said study co-author Paula C. Bickford, PhD, a professor in the USF Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair and a senior research biologist at the James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital in Tampa, Florida.


'/>"/>

Contact: Randolph Fillmore
rfillmor@health.usf.edu
813-974-3153
University of South Florida (USF Health)
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. LSU oceanography researcher discovers toxic algae in open water
2. Iron stimulates blooms of toxin-producing algae in open ocean, study finds
3. Algae for biofuels: Moving from promise to reality, but how fast?
4. Coral algae (symbiodinium) discovered in black corals at never seen before depths
5. UW-built device reveals invisible world teeming with microscopic algae
6. How algae enslavement threatens freshwater bodies described by Hebrew University researcher
7. Researchers discover source of essential nutrients for mid-ocean algae
8. Damselfish garden algae
9. Little brown balls tie malaria and algae to common ancestor: UBC research
10. Algae advances as a green alternative for improving water quality
11. Pressure-cooking algae into a better biofuel
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/6/2015)... Apr. 6, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce ... patent 62/143028 for MINIATURE, MULTI-PURPOSE ANTENNA ... NXT-ID introduces a new revolutionary method ... surrounds the use of miniature antenna modules for ...
(Date:4/2/2015)... , April 2, 2015 Fingerprint ... fingerprint sensor FPC1025 from the distributor World Peace Industrial ... during Q2 2015 although the major part of the ... will be used by smartphone manufacturers in ... is included in the communicated revenue guidance of + ...
(Date:3/31/2015)...   Guidepoint , a leading global research services ... Management TRACKER, part of the Guidepoint TRACKER ... medical device and therapeutics markets. The Post-Surgical Pain Management ... market share, and adoption rates across three major modalities ... The Post-Surgical Pain Management TRACKER will provide ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 2NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 3NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 4Fingerprint Cards Receives Touch Fingerprint Sensor Order of SEK 110 Million 2Guidepoint Launches Post-Surgical Pain Management TRACKER 2Guidepoint Launches Post-Surgical Pain Management TRACKER 3
... in the Yukon River Basin provide unique insights on ... for these local communities. The USGS coordinated ... of St. Mary,s and Pitka,s Point, Alaska, to document ... from safety, such as unpredictable weather patterns and dangerous ...
... system developed by researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer ... has been used in the first global camera trap ... by emphasizing the importance of protected areas to ensure ... animal populations. The study, led by Jorge Ahumada, ...
... Durham, NC, is honored by the American Society for ... Award for his work studying the molecular and genetic ... responses against intracellular pathogens. Sponsored by Merck, U.S. Human ... for research excellence in microbiology and infectious diseases. Dr. ...
Cached Biology News:Observations of climate change from indigenous Alaskans 2Observations of climate change from indigenous Alaskans 3SDSC-developed software used in first global camera trap mammal study 2SDSC-developed software used in first global camera trap mammal study 3The American Society for Microbiology honors Jörn Coers 2
(Date:5/6/2015)...  Northwest Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: NWBO) ("NW Bio"), a U.S. biotechnology ... today announced that Linda Powers , NW Bio CEO, will ... platform for solid tumor cancers and the Company,s multiple clinical ... , , , DATE: , , , Thursday, ... , , 12:15 PM EDT , , , , ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... Santa Clara CA (PRWEB) May 06, 2015 ... microscopy (AFM) today announced NX-Hivac, the only high vacuum ... and future needs for failure analysis semiconductor manufacturing. Park ... are interested in failure analysis solutions in highly doped ... are now required. , The high vacuum scanning ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... 06, 2015 Histogen, Inc., a ... products of cells grown under simulated embryonic conditions, ... treatment candidate for melanoma during the 2015 Society ... May 6-9, 2015 in Atlanta, GA. , Histogen ... a soluble material with anti-oncologic properties, with potential ...
(Date:5/6/2015)... The Remedy Group , the ... the specialty pharmacy industry, will be exhibiting, presenting, and ... Pharmacy Summit. The Summit will be held May 4-8, ... is the largest annual gathering for the specialty pharmacy ... pharmacy providers, pharma/biotech manufacturers, and payers, to learn more ...
Breaking Biology Technology:NW Bio To Webcast, Live, at VirtualInvestorConferences.com On May 7 2NW Bio To Webcast, Live, at VirtualInvestorConferences.com On May 7 3Park Systems Introduces Park NX-Hivac, a High Vacuum SSRM AFM System for Optimal Results in Semiconductor Manufacturing Failure Analysis 2Park Systems Introduces Park NX-Hivac, a High Vacuum SSRM AFM System for Optimal Results in Semiconductor Manufacturing Failure Analysis 3Novel Immunomodulatory Treatment Induces Apoptosis in Melanoma 2The Remedy Group presenting at the 2015 Armada Specialty Pharmacy Summit: The Pitfalls to Growth and Maintaining the Patient Experience 2
... levels of vitamin B12 using your breath, allowing for a ... the potentially fatal symptoms of B12 deficiency. In ... Journal of Breath Research , researchers have developed a ... B12. Vitamin B12 deficiency is a growing public ...
... CLEVELAND, June 22, 2011 Clinical Research Management, ... in basic and applied research, clinical trials, and ... a new, 5-year, $97MM research support contract titled ... (SMMRS) to be performed at the Walter Reed ...
... Wash., June 22, 2011 CMC Biologics today announced ... its stainless steel biopharmaceutical production facility at its Bothell ... an exciting new logo and a compelling tagline. These ... the Company. (Logo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110502/SF93356LOGO ) ...
Cached Biology Technology:A breath of fresh air for detecting vitamin B12 deficiency 2ClinicalRM (formerly CRM) Awarded $97MM U.S. Army Contract to Support Military Clinical Research for the Warfighter 2CMC Biologics Expands Its Production Facility and Rebrands Its Corporate Identity 2
... The Sequi-Gen GT and PowerPac 3000 system, 220-240 ... a 38 x 30 cm vertical slab gel ... electrophoresis cell, which is capable of separating nucleic ... integral plate chamber (IPC) assembly (IPC and bonded ...
The imaging screen-K (Kodak), tritium, is a 20 x 25 cm storage phosphor screen that is used for the quantitation and imaging of 32P, 33P, 35S, 14C, and 3H....
... The Paragon CZE 2000 Capillary Electrophoresis ... clinical serum protein electrophoresis (SPE), urine ... for fast and accurate analysis. The ... no sample preparation and no staining ...
The external laser upgrade for the Molecular Imager FX adds a 635 nm external laser; the 555 nm long pass filter is replaced with a 605 nm band pass filter to distinguish Cy5 from 532 nm excitable dy...
Biology Products: