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spinal fluid

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Noun1.spinal fluid - clear liquid produced in the ventricles of the brain; fills and protects cavities in the brain and spinal cord
bodily fluid, body fluid, liquid body substance, humour, humor - the liquid parts of the body
ventricle - one of four connected cavities in the brain; is continuous with the central canal of the spinal cord and contains cerebrospinal fluid
medulla spinalis, spinal cord - a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sensory and motor nerve impulses to and from the brain; a long tubelike structure extending from the base of the brain through the vertebral canal to the upper lumbar region
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It is revealed in his test that the material found from his possession is neither bone marrow nor spinal fluid but the material received by the Punjab Forensic Lab.
GUJRAT -- Hafizabad police have registered two more cases against the suspects involved in the spinal fluid scam under Section 6/7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act (ATA) along with other relevant sections.
HAFIZABAD -- Eight more women have emerged as suspected victims of a gang accused of extracting spinal fluid from unsuspecting 'patients' and attempting to sell it on the black market.
HAFIZABAD -- In the latest development in the illegal spinal fluid extraction scandal, three more cases have been filed against the five accused.
It is perhaps too early to tell whether the bizarre extraction of spinal fluid from 15 women in Hafizabad and Gujranwala is part of a bigger, darker scandal affecting more people or not.
This particularly including signs of amyloid, Tau and brain cell damage or inflammation in their spinal fluid which hints at increased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
Scientists conducted spinal fluid tests on 101 people with an average age of 63 who had a family history of Alzheimer's or carried a gene linked to the condition.
Scientists did spinal fluid tests on 101 people with an average age of 63 who had a family history of Alzheimer's or carried a gene linked to the condition.
The injection of the cells will be performed by means of a standard injection into the spinal fluid, a standard procedure performed routinely in hospitals worldwide.
With additional research, the new technique could be an improvement over the standard method, which requires isolating live bacteria from blood, urine or spinal fluid and growing them in a laboratory culture.
As part of the research, the scientists analyzed the metabolites and byproducts present in the blood and spinal fluid during bouts of infection and inflammation of their patients, since people with suicidal tendencies typically have inflammation in these fluids, according to (https://scienceblog.
11, 2015 in Neurology, showed that over a one-year period, levels of beta-amyloid stabilized in the spinal fluid of participants who took resveratrol, while levels in the spinal fluid of the placebo group continued to decline.