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Large Aggregates of ALS Causing Protein Might Help Brain Cells

Large Aggregates of ALS Causing Protein Might Help Brain Cells NEUROSCIENCE NEWSAPRIL 16, 2018 FEATUREDGENETICSNEUROLOGY7 MIN READ Summary: Researchers report the formation of larger, more visible SOD1 aggregates may help to protect brain cells. Source: UNC Health Care. Scientists at the UNC School of Medicine have made a significant advance in the understanding of the

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Salt and protein to sleep and blame ‘Food Coma’ on the brain

I consumed Trader Joe’s chocolate cake for 4 servings last night with 28 grams of sugar which woke me up from 12 midnight to 3 am. Salt and protein has an effect on the brain to go back to sleep as described in this fruit fly study and one author’s regimen of combo of salt

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Fresh raw marijuana nutrition facts

Fresh raw marijuana is a complete food source. It can be eaten in salads or juiced. No other single plant source has the essential amino acids in such an easily digestible form that provides instant food energy. Fresh raw marijuana contains all the essential amino acids and fatty acids necessary in maintaining healthy human life.

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Brain injury, concussive force of military blasts and Alzheimer’s – tau protein

Tau proteins (or τ proteins, after the Greek letter with that name) are proteins that stabilize microtubules. They are abundant in neurons of the central nervous system and are less common elsewhere, but are also expressed at very low levels in CNS astrocytes and oligodendrocytes.[5] Pathologies and dementias of the nervous system such as Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease [6] are associated with tau proteins that have become defective and no longer stabilize microtubules properly. The tau

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