Tag: "retrievers" at medical news
Mystery of nacrolepsy uncovered
...defects that cause Doberman pinschers and Labrador retrievers
suddenly to fall asleep. The defects both appeared in the same stretch of DNA. Among the Dobermans, the defect is an extra piece of DNA that throws the rest of the gene out of alignment. Among the retrievers, a chunk of the DNA is missing. In both in...
Muscle wasting disease treatable using stem cell therapy
...oduced stem cells into the blood stream of golden retrievers
that were suffering from muscular wasting. The stem cells used for therapy were taken from adult dogs and not from embryos. Amazingly the dogs responded well to the treatment. The scientists have expressed hope that the results of their study could...
New Small Vessel Neurovascular Retrievers for Use in Stroke Patients
...counts immediately. "The launch of these two new retrievers
in the United States is further evidence of Concentric Medical's leadership in developing new options for stroke patients", said Gary Curtis , President and CEO of Concentric Medical. "These next-generation Merci Retrieval Systems demonstrate our ded...