Tag: "deciphered" at medical news
Researchers discover gene crucial for nerve cell insulation
... in peripheral neuropathy. "The researchers have deciphered
a key sequence essential to the assembly of myelin," said Duane Alexander, M.D., Director of the NICHD, the NIH institute that funded the study. "Their discovery will provide important insight into the origins of disorders affecting myelin productio...
Academic medical centers face multiple challenges for conducting medical research
...esearch than ever before. Contemporary science has deciphered
the human genome, discovered some of the potential of stem cells, and unleashed the power of information technologies. Any one of these three historic scientific achievements would have the potential to effect a fundamental transformation in medicine...