• Novel therapy delays muscle atrophy in Lou Gehrig's disease model

    5 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Supplementing a single protein found in the spinal cord could help prevent symptoms of Lou Gehrig's disease, according to a new study. Researchers found high levels of the protein - called mitofusion 2 or Mfn2 - prevented nerve degeneration, muscle atrophy, and paralysis in a mouse model of the disease. Since Mfn2 is often depleted during Lou Gehrig's, the new study suggests supplementing it could be a novel therapeutic approach for the disease.
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  • Burning out at work? French oak wood extract may help, says study

    Burning out at work? French oak wood extract may help, says study

    5 days ago - By NutraIngredients-USA

    Daily supplementation with an extract from French oak wood may help reduce symptoms of fatigue associated with burnout syndrome, says a new pilot study from Italy.
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  • Symptoms of Lou Gehrig's Disease may be Reduced by Spinal Cord Protein

    Symptoms of Lou Gehrig's Disease may be Reduced by Spinal Cord Protein

    5 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Novel therapy that uses a single protein called called mitofusion 2 or Mfn2, which is found in the spinal cord, may delay muscle atrophy in Lou Gehrig's disease, according to a new study at the Case Western Reserve University.
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