Monthly Archives: August 2022

Abstract: “Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a ubiquitous human lymphotropic herpesvirus with a well-established causal role in several cancers. Recent studies have provided compelling epidemiological and mechanistic evidence for a causal role of EBV in multiple sclerosis (MS). MS is the … Continue reading

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Background: Increasing evidence highlights that accumulating sitting time in prolonged bouts is detrimental to cardiometabolic health.   Objectives:  This systematic review aimed to compare the effects of fractionating prolonged sitting with frequent short bouts of standing and light-intensity walking on cardiometabolic health … Continue reading

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(1) Abbreviated Excerpt:  ”Most breast cancer cases show low concentrations of the breast cancer type 1 susceptibility protein (BRCA1). Surprisingly, only a small number of these patients have a mutated BRCA1 gene. Studies estimated that BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations account … Continue reading

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Bierhansl, L., Hartung, HP., Aktas, O. et al. Thinking outside the box: non-canonical targets in multiple sclerosis. Nat Rev Drug Discov 21, 578–600 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41573-022-00477-5 https://www.nature.com/articles/s41573-022-00477-5

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Abstract: “Healthspan is the period of our life without major debilitating diseases. In the modern world where unhealthy lifestyle choices and chronic diseases taper the healthspan, which lead to an enormous economic burden, finding ways to promote healthspan becomes a … Continue reading

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