Neurological & Psychological Disorders

News on research and diagnostic developments in neuroscience.

Companies are developing metabolomic tests both to aid in early diagnosis of the condition and to help guide treatment in patients with metabolic imbalances.

Researchers developing the gene expression-based test say it could bring objectivity to a subjective diagnosis and result in more targeted treatments.

Mayo's diagnostic tests do not infringe upon Athena Diagnostics' patent because they use standard methods and involve "natural law," the court ruled.

The study is part of a broader effort by academic and industry researchers to develop blood-based tests for easier, less expensive Alzheimer's screening.

According to researchers, measurement of serum neurofilament light chain levels could aid in early diagnosis and monitoring of the progression of disease.

Feb
26
Sponsored by
Advanced Cell Diagnostics

This webinar will demonstrate how a research team at the Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health at McMaster University developed a cellular and molecular phenotyping pipeline using archived samples of lung tissue derived from patients diagnosed with fibrotic interstitial lung disease.