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In most cases of ALS, a toxin released by cells that normally nurture neurons in the brain and spinal cord can trigger loss of the nerve cells affected in the disease, report Columbia researchers.
Columbia Nursing study indicates that new diagnosis guidelines for autism spectrum disorder (ASD) may reduce by almost one third the number of people diagnosed with an ASD.
Three-quarters of camels in Saudi Arabia have evidence of the deadly virus behind Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, finds a study by the Center for Infection and Immunity.
From Mar. 18–April 26, the Hammer Health Sciences Library will host a traveling exhibit from the National Library of Medicine on prominent early African-American surgeons.
The underpinnings of eating disorders may lie in altered brain circuits similar to those in people with substance abuse problems.