• Improved treatment for alcohol use disorders, chronic pain, mood disorders

    5 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Scientists are making drug discoveries to support millions around the world dealing with alcohol use disorders, chronic pain and mood disorders. They discovered that two peptides - which are naturally metabolic products of Rubisco, a large protein found in many plants like spinach - may aid in the development of new medications.
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  • New technique using microneedles may mean rapid diagnoses of major illnesses

    5 monthes ago - By News Medical

    When people are in the early stages of an undiagnosed disease, immediate tests that lead to treatment are the best first steps. But a blood draw - usually performed by a medical professional armed with an uncomfortably large needle - might not be quickest, least painful or most effective method, according to new research.
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  • First surgery in the U.S. to implant device for knee osteoarthritis

    5 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Surgeons at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are the first in the U.S. to implant a new device designed to relieve knee pain and help people with osteoarthritis prevent or delay knee replacements.
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  • New medications provide better treatment for alcohol use disorders, chronic pain, mood disorders

    5 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Helping people with addictions has become a research passion for Purdue University's Richard van Rijn, who is leading a team to make drug discoveries to support millions around the world dealing with alcohol use disorders, chronic pain and mood disorders.
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