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Coverage from the

American Neurological Association (ANA) 2016 Annual Meeting

October 16 - 18, 2016; Baltimore, Maryland

October 16 - 18, 2016 Baltimore, Maryland

Conference News

Popular News from ANA 2015

  • Klotho Levels Linked to Enhanced Cognition Klotho Levels Linked to Enhanced Cognition Though preliminary, findings showing remarkable cognitive improvement in humans and mice with higher levels spark interest in klotho, a pleiotropic hormone.
  • Orphan Drug Shown Effective for LEMS Weakness Orphan Drug Shown Effective for LEMS Weakness The study was designed to finally earn FDA approval for 3,4 DAP, long used to treat Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome on a compassionate basis.
  • 'Obesity Paradox' a Factor in Stroke? 'Obesity Paradox' a Factor in Stroke? A new study shows lower in-hospital mortality rates in obese stroke patients regardless of whether they received thrombolysis.

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