Navigation Links
New method developed to identify genetic determinants of Alzheimer's disease
Date:1/14/2008

the assay reached 100%.

Dr. Tian-Ming Gao, Head of the Neurobiology Department, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Southern Medical University: As China has a huge population that is stepping into old age, the number of the victims of Alzheimers disease is on the rise. Therefore, we felt that the development of a rapid and accurate assay that can determine individuals predisposed to Alzheimers disease would have great utility.

Dr. Wei-ping Liao, Head of the Institute of Neuroscience, Guangzhou Medical College: This method can be applied to a vast range of diseases and has created a new approach for the molecular diagnosis of genetic diseases. Based on the results from this method, neurologists can know more about the genetic background of a patient. It will help in further diagnosis and treatment.


'/>"/>

Contact: Astrid Engelen
a.engelen@iospress.nl
31-206-883-355
IOS Press
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Feinstein researchers develop new genetic method and identify novel genes for schizophrenia
2. New book presents methods to poke and prod individual molecules
3. Team of scientists develops non-invasive method to track nerve-cell development in live human brain
4. Cold Spring Harbor Protocols highlights a method that captures cell growth and activity
5. From brains to behavior: Cold Spring Harbor Protocols features methods for neuroscience research
6. Contraception: progress brings hope for new methods for men
7. 454 Sequencing: Science paper describes a novel, highly efficient method of sequencing ancient DNA
8. Alternative methods proposed to detect pesticides and antibiotics in water and natural food
9. New method reveals substances on surfaces of any kind
10. Researchers develop simple method to create natural drug products
11. Safe water: simpler method for analyzing radium in water samples cuts testing time
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/29/2014)... household and industrial products are in the environment – ... of them, scientists have yet to determine whether they ... toward doing that by estimating which substances people are ... in the ACS journal Environmental Science & Technology ... the risks to human health of any given substance ...
(Date:10/29/2014)... – As bodies decompose, their types and numbers ... they provide could mean the difference between a ... State University is using a more than $866,000 ... death-scene investigators examine these changing populations. The microbial ... location of death, gender, race, socioeconomic relations and ...
(Date:10/29/2014)... research potential of the Barcode of Life Data ... Biodiversity Data Journal (BDJ) used ... imported these into a human-readable text developed in manuscript ... were used to study the species distributions of ten ... , BOLD is originally designed to support the generation ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):MSU partners with Detroit to investigate death scenes 2Go straight and publish: From Barcode of Life Data Systems to scholarly publishing systems 2
... and technical publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. ... Taipei have signed an agreement to closely cooperate and jointly ... The journal will be available online from volume 2011 in ... collections of online resources, used by 10 million people a ...
... Drying of northern wetlands has led to much more severe ... the atmosphere, according to new research led by a University ... Nature Communications , is the first to investigate the effect ... vulnerability of that carbon to burning. "Russia, Indonesia and ...
... by Dr. Jayne S. Weiss, Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology ... found that a defect in a gene involved in a ... of invasive bladder cancer. The findings are published in the ... Cell Biology . It is the featured research of the ...
Cached Biology News:Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society expands international reach with Wiley-VCH 2Drying intensifying wildfires, carbon release ninefold, study finds 2Mutation in gene associated with rare eye disease also contributes to bladder cancer growth 2
(Date:10/31/2014)... 31, 2014 Jeffrey T. Manuel, assistant ... Studies within the College of Arts and Sciences, is ... the history of alcohol-based fuels in Illinois. , ... have been working to build Illinois’ biofuels industry for ... aspect of the state's agricultural and business history. ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Brady ... identification solutions, today announced a new video testimonial ... labels. In the video, a research technician at the ... it comes to labeling and storing hundreds of thousands ... has benefitted her research. , “At Brady, we design ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... ATLANTA , Oct. 31, 2014  Atlanta-based ... research efforts accompanying the onset of Ebola by ... options. Scientists at Georgia Tech,s Center for Computational ... and algorithms to find alternative uses for existing ... be able to aid the bout against Ebola. ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... London, UK (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 ... because of the world economic crisis during 2008-2009, especially ... demand has recovered and currently is keeping to a ... PVC output volume is utilized in the construction segment. ... production of pipes, profiles, tubing, sheets and rigid film. ...
Breaking Biology Technology:SIUE History Prof Manuel Working on Biofuels Book with NCERC 2SIUE History Prof Manuel Working on Biofuels Book with NCERC 3Brady Debuts New Lab Label Testimonial Video 2Atlanta-Based Intellimedix May Help Solve Ebola With Computer Algorithms 2Global Polyvinyl Chloride Demand Is on Upward Trend Now, Says Merchant Research & Consulting in Its Topical Study 2Global Polyvinyl Chloride Demand Is on Upward Trend Now, Says Merchant Research & Consulting in Its Topical Study 3
... Since Start of Q4 2008 , - Evaluation of strategic ... Board RoleSAN DIEGO, Jan. 5 ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE ... further reduction-in-force in an effort to extend its remaining cash ... follows a reduction implemented in October 2008. In all, ...
... Jan. 5 Theodosius Dobzhansky, the late great geneticist ... makes sense except in the light of evolution."This year ... 1809) and the 150th anniversary of the publication of ... the theory of evolution by means of natural selection ...
... Requadt Promoted From PrincipalsCAMBRIDGE, Mass., and SOUTH SAN ... ("Clarus Ventures"), a leading life sciences venture capital ... M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., to Partner and Scott Requadt, ... 2009.Dr. Cunningham joined Clarus in 2006 and represents ...
Cached Biology Technology:ADVENTRX Announces Further Cost-Cutting Measures 2ADVENTRX Announces Further Cost-Cutting Measures 3ADVENTRX Announces Further Cost-Cutting Measures 4ADVENTRX Announces Further Cost-Cutting Measures 5GEN Joins Charles Darwin 2009 Celebration 2Clarus Ventures Names Two New Partners 2Clarus Ventures Names Two New Partners 3
... Agencourt offers pre-validated ... over 1500 amplicons within ... serine/threonin kinases, and more ... These assays were ...
Glycerol-based mounting medium for immunofluorescence microscopy. Formulated to retard photobleaching of fluorochromes such as fluorescein and rhodamine. Product can also be used as a diluent for fl...
... Mouse anti-Yersinia pestis F1 antigen, ... Applications: ELISA: Use at ... at an assay dependent dilution. WB: ... Predicted molecular weight: 18 kDa. Not ...
Anti-Phospho-JKK/SEK1/MKK4 pAb Description: 100 g rabbit polyclonal antibody. Reacts with human/mouse/rat. Tested in WB. Research Focus: signal transduction Storage: -20C Shipping Tem...
Biology Products: