National Institutes of Health researchers have demonstrated in mice that gene therapy may be the best method for…
Scientists have long been interested in how the vascular system — the body’s network of large and small blood vessels — may be involved in the onset and progression of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
Low levels of breast cancer factor 1 (BRCA1) protein in the brain may contribute to dementia, according to results of a National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded study, published in Nature Communications.
A clinical trial funded by the National Institutes of Health has found that the drug ranibizumab (Lucentis) is highly effective in treating proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
In the last five years of life, total health care spending for people with dementia was more than a quarter-million…
The percentage of Americans who reported using marijuana in the past year more than doubled between 2001-2002 and 2012-2013, and the increase in marijuana use disorder during that time was nearly as large.
Gene therapy preserved vision in a study involving dogs with naturally occurring, late-stage retinitis pigmentosa, according to research funded by the National Eye Institute (NEI), part of the National Institutes of Health.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) has launched a new phase of the Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Program (BCERP), focused on prevention.