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Enteral feeding in neurological disorders

Enteral feeding in neurological disorders | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
Malnutrition and weight loss, due to suboptimal oral intake, are common in patients with neurological disorders and are associated with increased morbidity, disability and mortality.
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The Brain: our command centre - News releases - News - The University of Sheffield

The Brain: our command centre - News releases - News - The University of Sheffield | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
World-leading scientists from the renowned Sheffield Neuroscience at the University of Sheffield are at the forefront of pioneering research which aims to unlock the mechanisms of our brain in order to understand how it works.
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New insight into the most common genetic cause of ALS and FTD - News releases - News - The University of Sheffield

New insight into the most common genetic cause of ALS and FTD - News releases - News - The University of Sheffield | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
Scientists from the University of Sheffield have discovered a novel function of the C9orf72 protein which is linked to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and frontotemporal dementia (FTD) - giving a new insight into the most common genetic cause...
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Uni research could slow down effects of MND | ForgeToday.com

Uni research could slow down effects of MND | ForgeToday.com | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
The University's Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) conducted research which assessed how the debilitating disease progresses in individual patients. Treatments available now have only a small effect ...
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New MND Association Lectureship in Translational Neuroscience ...

New MND Association Lectureship in Translational Neuroscience ... | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
Dr Richard Mead based at the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) at the University of Sheffield has been awarded the Kenneth Snowman-MND Association Lectureship in Translational Neuroscience.
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New research helps fight against motor neuron disease | PsyPost

New research helps fight against motor neuron disease | PsyPost | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
Professor Pamela Shaw, Director of SITraN, and her research team worked in collaboration with a fellow world leading MND scientist Dr Caterina Bendotti and her group at the Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological ...
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Sheffield research may help pulverise Parkinson's - The Star

Sheffield research may help pulverise Parkinson's - The Star | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
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Dr Oliver Bandmann from SITraN, said: “Parkinson's is so much more than just a movement disorder.
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Motor neurone disease neck collars: an interview with Dr Christopher J ... - News-Medical.net

Motor neurone disease neck collars: an interview with Dr Christopher J ... - News-Medical.net | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
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Waitrose fundraising scheme awards SITraN - Sheffield - Local ...

A neuroscience department at the University of Sheffield has been awarded a share of £1000 thanks to supermarket shoppers. Every month, the Waitrose Community Matters Scheme gives customers a plastic disc with their ...
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The 11th Annual ENCALS meeting highlights how ... - MND Research

Image kindly provided by Dr Robin Highley, SITraN: (top left) a motor neurone with a skein-like neuronal cytoplasmic inclusion, next to a normal motor neurone (bottom left) on TDP-43 immunohistochemistry.
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Zebrafish study paves the way for new treatments for genetic disorder - University of Sheffield News

Zebrafish study paves the way for new treatments for genetic disorder - University of Sheffield News | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
University of Sheffield News Zebrafish study paves the way for new treatments for genetic disorder University of Sheffield News A research project conducted at the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) and the MRC Centre for...
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Pioneering research into neurodegenerative disease

Pioneering research into neurodegenerative disease | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
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SITraN was officially opened by the Queen.

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C9ORF72 Regulates Initiation of Autophagy

C9ORF72 Regulates Initiation of Autophagy | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
A key function of C9ORF72 is to regulate the initiation of autophagy, according to a study published June 22 online in the EMBO Journal. The findings suggest
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Tweet from @SYMNDA

Tweet from @SYMNDA | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
If you are over the Pennines in Yorkshire tomorrow, give this event a try! It's Good folk at @neuroshef #SITraN :) https://t.co/UugH4anHPl
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Read Kathryn's story

Read Kathryn's story | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
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Researchers Identify New Drugs to Treat Parkinson's Disease - Science World Report

Researchers Identify New Drugs to Treat Parkinson's Disease - Science World Report | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
Science World Report Researchers Identify New Drugs to Treat Parkinson's Disease Science World Report Dr Oliver Bandmann, Reader in Neurology at SITraN ,said in a press statement, "...The best treatments currently available only improve some of the...
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Ground breaking research identifies promising drugs for treating ...

Ground breaking research identifies promising drugs for treating ... | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
Experts from the world leading Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) conducted a large scale drugs trial in the lab using skin cells from people with this progressive neurological condition which affects one ...
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500-mile cycle in memory of father - Mirfield Reporter

500-mile cycle in memory of father - Mirfield Reporter | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
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500-mile cycle in memory of father
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James Wilson will ride from Scotland to Spen Valley in November to raise funds for SITraN - a research facility for Translational Neuroscience based in Sheffield.
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New ALS research may spark ways to slow progression - Medical News Today

New ALS research may spark ways to slow progression Medical News Today Professor Pamela Shaw, Director of SITraN, says their state-of-the-art Functional Genomics lab allowed the team to use a cutting edge technique called gene expression profiling...
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Jolly Good Fellows! | MND Research

Jolly Good Fellows! | MND Research | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
We organised a 'get together' of our Lady Edith Wolfson Clinical Fellows at the Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) to share their research findings with the donor who has so generously supported the ...
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European Network for the Cure of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis ...

The pioneering Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) is hosting the 11th annual meeting of the European Network for the Cure of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis – also known as MND.
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World leading scientists join forces to fight devastating degenerative disease - University of Sheffield News

World leading scientists join forces to fight devastating degenerative disease - University of Sheffield News | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
University of Sheffield News World leading scientists join forces to fight devastating degenerative disease University of Sheffield News The pioneering Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) is hosting the 11th annual meeting...
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Diaphragm Pacing Phase3 clinical trial - recruiting

Diaphragm Pacing Phase3 clinical trial - recruiting | Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) | Scoop.it
I am a little surprised not to see this phase 3 trial publicized on the Forum given that the trial steering committee has asked the Association to advertise that we are looking for pwMND to join the trial.
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