March news includes possible brain tumor therapies, a study exploring mechanisms underlying demyelination-induced seizures, and VNS post stroke.
We present a selection of interesting neurology articles for the month of March in the following slides. See the slide legends for links to the article summaries.
Macrophage Migration Inhibitory Factor Is Subjected to Glucose Modification and Oxidation in Alzheimer’s Disease. Abstract link. **** Prolonged Sleep Duration as a Marker of Early Neurodegeneration Predicting Incident Dementia. Abstract link.
Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy-Like Neuropathological Findings Without a History of Trauma. Abstract link.****Women May Be at Higher Risk for Sports-Related Concussion than Men. Press release.
The Long-Term Effect of Acupuncture for Migraine Prophylaxis. A Randomized Clinical Trial. Abstract link.****Association Between Migraine and Atopic Diseases in Childhood: a Potential Protective Role of Anti-Allergic Drugs. Abstract link.
Chronic Demyelination-Induced Seizures. Abstract link. ****High-Dose Immunosuppressive Therapy and Autologous HCT for Relapsing-Remitting MS. Abstract link.
The Melanoma-Linked “Redhead” MC1R Influences Dopaminergic Neuron Survival. Abstract link. ****Synaptic Vesicle Glycoprotein 2C (SV2C) Modulates Dopamine Release and Is Disrupted in Parkinson Disease. Abstract link.
A Randomized Double-Blind Pilot Study Assessing Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) During Rehabilitation for Improved Upper Limb Motor Function After Stroke. Abstract link. LB18 ****Newly-Diagnosed Depression Precedes Cognitive Impairment Following Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Abstract Link. Session A14, Abstract 93