CD69: the receptor that joins immunity and vessels
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CD69: the receptor that joins immunity and vessels

Atherosclerosis is a disease characterized by the accumulation of lipid deposits in the artery wall, but the disease is usually not detected until after it has caused a clinical event such as a myocardial infarction […]

Estrogeni: per le mestruazioni servono anche quelli dal cervello
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Bone hormones and brain neurons: the roadmap becomes roundtrip

More than 200 million people worldwide suffer from osteoporosis, a weakening of the bones to the point where falls or even minor stresses like bending over or coughing can trigger fractures. In healthy individuals, bone […]

Il dialogo invisibile fra microbiota e sistema nervoso
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Mental health: postpartum women are at greater risk with IBD comorbidity

Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, are a group of chronic gastrointestinal disorders in which people have ulceration, inflammation, and bleeding of their gastrointestinal tract, and are at risk for complications in other parts of the […]

Artrite reumatoide: le microvescicole saranno la nuova bioterapia?
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Spondyloarthritis: cytokine and lymphocyte patterns differ from rheumatoid arthritis

Spondyloarthritides (SpA) refers to a cluster of inflammatory rheumatic diseases with a significant social-economic burden, affecting nearly 1-2% of the Western population. Spondyloarthritis is one of the most common types of chronic joint inflammation affecting […]

Emicrania: arriva l'erenumab per i casi intrattabili
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Migraine: found an association with diabetes. What lies beneath?

According to the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017, headache disorders (consisting mainly of migraine), are the second leading cause of disability worldwide. Diabetes is the fourth. The World Health Organization (WHO) suggest that migraine […]

Chirurgia bariatrica: come cambia la preferenza alimentare a tavola dopo l'intervento
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Bariatric surgery: how does it shift cellular aging?

Obesity increases the risk of a number of serious conditions, not least, diabetes and cardiovascular problems. Being clinically obese also hastens the aging process, a fact which, over the last few years, has been pinned […]

Sindrome della fatica cronica: arriva un test diagnostico accurato
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Chronic fatigue syndrome: when immune system answers amissly

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) or myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) is a condition that manifests as fatigue that refuses to go away that makes people unable to perform their daily activities. Patients spend their time sleeping or […]

Cellule staminali: amplificarle con mezzi naturali è l'obiettivo
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Epilepsy: stem cell transplant is feasible and fights drug-resistant cases

About 3.4 million Americans, or 1.2% of the population, have active epilepsy. Although the majority respond to medication, between 20 and 40% of patients with epilepsy continue to have seizures even after trying multiple anti-seizure […]

Mielodisplasia: cosa è, come si complica e quali cure da fare
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Myelofibrosis: combination is far better than a single agent

Myelofibrosis is a severe and very rare hematological disease for which treatment has only been partially effective to date. It is a Philadelphia chromosome-negative chronic myeloproliferative cancer clinically characterized by stem cell-derived clonal proliferation and […]

Sclerosi multipla: vecchio nemico, nuove armi
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Multiple sclerosis: allergies more tied to chances or relapses

Multiple sclerosis is an unpredictable, long-term disease that affects the central nervous system, which includes the brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves. Experts believe that MS is an autoimmune disease, that is, one in which […]