neurotrophic


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neurotrophic

(ˌnjʊərəˈtrɒfɪk)
adj
1. (Physiology) of or relating to the promotion of neurotrophy
2. (Physiology) of or pertaining to the control of the nutrition and metabolism of cells by the nervous system
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The FDA has also granted accelerated approval to Rozlytrek for the treatment of adult and pediatric patients 12 years of age and older with solid tumors that have a neurotrophic tyrosine receptor kinase gene fusion without a known acquired resistance mutation, are metastatic or where surgical resection is likely to result in severe morbidity, and have progressed following treatment or have no satisfactory alternative therapy.
The abstracts provide a detailed molecular genetics characterization of neurotrophic factor production by NurOwn and further correlate cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers with clinical improvement in the completed Phase 2 ALS study.
Neurotrophic factors play a key role in the effect of exercise by regulating neuroplasticity (2).
Public health agency the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Monday that it has authorised Vitrakvi (larotrectinib) for the treatment of adult and paediatric patients with solid tumours that have a neurotrophic receptor tyrosine kinase (NTRK) gene fusion under its priority review, breakthrough therapy designation, rare paediatric disease designation and orphan drug designation.
Objectives: Tic disorders are associated with neurodevelopmental origin, changes in dopaminergic neurons, and the formation of immunoreactivity, it is thought that neurotrophic factors may be crucial in the emergence of tic disorders.
Food and Drug Administration to treat neurotrophic keratitis, a rare degenerative disease of the cornea.
(2,3) Literature has shown that stimulation of immune system by the LPS may damage the brain physiological processes and this dysfunction in the physiological processes are protected by the special proteins in the brain called neurotrophic factors.
(SCM) recently presented positive results of a study on using human muscle progenitor cells that ectopically express neurotrophic factors to enhance neuronal regeneration in a sciatic nerve injury mouse model.
A research article investigates the effects of yoga and meditation on brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), the activity on the hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) effects and inflammatory markers.
The researchers measured psychometric measures, brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), circadian salivary cortisol levels, as well as pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines.
Neurotrophic keratitis (NK) is a rare degenerative disease characterized by reduction or absence of corneal sensitivity and consequently dysfunction of corneal healing process (reduction in the lacrimation reflex, corneal epithelium disruption, healing impairment, development of corneal opacification and stromal ulcers, and melting and perforation), followed by irreversible visual deficit [1, 2].
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