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Early Detection of and Treatment for Neurodegenerative Diseases
A novel diagnostic test and therapeutic approach for neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease.TechnologyResearchers at the University of Rochester have made a breakthrough discovery of the glymphatic pathway by which the brain clears its interstitial waste – a pathway resembling the discrete lymphatic system present in other pe...
Published: 10/20/2016   |   Inventor(s): Maiken Nedergaard, Jeffrey Iliff
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Treatment for Hyperammonemic Encephalopathy and Seizures
Treatment for hyperammonemic encephalopathy and seizures.Problem Solved by the TechnologyExisting treatments for generalized seizures resulted from hyperammonemia consist of standard antiepileptic drugs. These medications have significant side effect because they are not mechanistic specific for hyperammonemia. Hyperammonemic seizures are thus usu...
Published: 8/7/2014   |   Inventor(s): Maiken Nedergaard, Alexander Stanley Thrane, Vinita Rangroo Thrane
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Category(s): Therapeutic