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Study May Explain Why Only Certain Brain Cells Are Damaged in Friedreich's Ataxia

Friedreich's Ataxia News - Mar 17, 2017
The selective degeneration of certain neurons in patients with Friedreich's ataxia may be explained by the effect that the lack of frataxin has on nervous system cells called astrocytes. Researchers discovered that mice, which grew up without frataxin ...

Increased Iron Storage Protein in Ataxia Patients May Have Protective Role

Friedreich's Ataxia News - Mar 12, 2017
Researchers found two chemical treatments that increased iron storage protein, called mitochondria ferritin, in cells from a Friedreich's ataxia patient. These results suggest a potential treatment option for protecting against mitochondrial oxidative ...

Vibration Device, Equistasi, Seen to Aid Movement in Ataxia Patients in Small Study

Friedreich's Ataxia News - Mar 12, 2017
Equistasi, a medical device, may improve limb and gait ataxia — a loss of control of voluntary muscular movement — in patients with hereditary cerebellar ataxia, such as Friedreich's ataxia, but more studies are necessary to confirm these findings, ...

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Movement Disorders, Second Edition: Genetics and Models

The use of animal models is a key aspect of scientific research in numerous fields of medicine. Movement Disorders, Second Edition vigorously examines the important contributions and application of animal models to the understanding of human movement disorders, and serves as an essential resource for basic neuroscientists engaged in movement disorders research. Academic clinicians, translational researchers and basic scientists are brought together to connect experimental findings made in different animal models to the clinical features, pathophysiology and treatment of human movement disorders.
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Handbook of Ataxia Disorders

by: Thomas Klockgether
This timely reference presents, for the first time, new findings in molecular genetics that are applicable to the epidemiology, pathogenesis, neuropathology, clinical features, and management of ataxia-bridging the gap between scientific and clinical practice.
Organized by the distinctive ataxia disorders, their pathogenesis, and management-facilitating quick and efficient diagnoses!

Providing complementary sections on the anatomy of the spinocerebellar system, its normal function, and a history of ataxia research and management, the Handbook of Ataxia Disorders.
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Living the Decision: A Pocket Guide to Cramming 72 years of living into 27.

by: Phillip Bennett, Jaime Richards
"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us." Caught up in our lives, taking one tentative step at a time, we're swept along by a relentless tide of uncontrollable events. How often do we step back and seriously scrutinize how we're using our most precious resource: our oh-so-limited time? When Phillip Bennett was 10 years old, he was diagnosed with a degenerative neuromuscular disorder called Friedreich?s Ataxia (FA). Unexpectedly, his life was thrust onto an entirely different and considerably shorter path than the one he thought and hoped he'd travel.
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