Protein in human hair shows promise for regenerating nerves

A protein found in human hair shows promise for promoting the regeneration of nerve tissue and could lead to a new treatment option when nerves are cut or crushed from trauma. In the current issue of Biomaterials, scientists from Wake Continue reading Protein in human hair shows promise for regenerating nerves

Bioavailability of Curcumin: Problems and Promises

Mol Pharm. 2007 Nov 14 Anand P, Kunnumakkara AB, Newman RA, Aggarwal BB. Cytokine Research Laboratory and Pharmaceutical Development Center, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 Curcumin, a polyphenolic compound Continue reading Bioavailability of Curcumin: Problems and Promises

Oral Curcumin Mitigates the Clinical and Neuropathologic Phenotype of the Trembler-J Mouse: A Potential Therapy for Inherited Neuropathy

Author(s) Mehrdad Khajavi, Kensuke Shiga, Wojciech Wiszniewski, Feng He, Chad A. Shaw, Jiong Yan, Theodore G. Wensel, G. Jackson Snipes, and James R. Lupski The American Journal of Human Genetics, volume 81 (2007), page 000 DOI: 10.1086/519926 Abstract Mutations in Continue reading Oral Curcumin Mitigates the Clinical and Neuropathologic Phenotype of the Trembler-J Mouse: A Potential Therapy for Inherited Neuropathy

Neuren And Metabolic Collaborate To Develop Range Of Nerve Repair Compounds With Support From NZ Government

Neuren Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Neuren) and Metabolic Pharmaceuticals Ltd (Metabolic) today announced that the two companies have agreed to collaborate to co-develop Neuren’s class of Neuro-regenerative Peptides (NRPs) for the treatment of degenerative conditions such as peripheral neuropathy, motor neuron disease Continue reading Neuren And Metabolic Collaborate To Develop Range Of Nerve Repair Compounds With Support From NZ Government