ALS development could be triggered by loss of network connections in the spinal cord

Journal Reference: Ilary Allodi, Roser Montañana-Rosell, Raghavendra Selvan, Peter Löw, Ole Kiehn. Locomotor deficits in a mouse model of ALS are paralleled by loss of V1-interneuron connections onto fast motor neurons. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-23224-7 Now, researchers from the University of Copenhagen have gained new insights about ALS, by investigating the early … Read more

Managing earthquakes triggered by oil production

Journal Reference: Bradford H. Hager, James Dieterich, Cliff Frohlich, Ruben Juanes, Stefano Mantica, John H. Shaw, Francesca Bottazzi, Federica Caresani, David Castineira, Alberto Cominelli, Marco Meda, Lorenzo Osculati, Stefania Petroselli, Andreas Plesch. A process-based approach to understanding and managing triggered seismicity. Nature, 2021; 595 (7869): 684 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-021-03668-z Oil production generates large volumes of wastewater, … Read more

Telehealth-delivered diet and exercise program eased knee pain and triggered weight loss

Journal Reference: Kim L. Bennell, Belinda J. Lawford, Catherine Keating, Courtney Brown, Jessica Kasza, Dave Mackenzie, Ben Metcalf, Alexander J. Kimp, Thorlene Egerton, Libby Spiers, Joseph Proietto, Priya Sumithran, Anthony Harris, Jonathan G. Quicke, Rana S. Hinman. Comparing Video-Based, Telehealth-Delivered Exercise and Weight Loss Programs With Online Education on Outcomes of Knee Osteoarthritis. Annals of … Read more