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MIL-OSI USA: Immunotherapy Drugs Expand Treatment Options for Advanced Lung Cancer

By   /  September 22, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, England, English, Health, Media Intelligence, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Immunotherapy Drugs Expand Treatment Options for Advanced Lung Cancer

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus April 27, 2018, by NCI Staff Immune checkpoint inhibitor monoclonal antibodies (Ab) that block PD-1 proteins target immune cells in the lymph nodes and immune and cancer cells in tumors. Credit: adapted from Int J Clin Oncol. 2016. doi: 10.1007/s10147-016-0959-z. CC BY 4.0 For some patients who are newly diagnosed […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: farsightedness

By   /  September 19, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Health, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: farsightedness

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus Farsightedness, also known as hyperopia, is an eye condition that causes blurry near vision. People who are farsighted have more trouble seeing things that are close up (such as when reading or using a computer) than things that are far away (such as when driving). For normal vision, light passes […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Arthrogryposis

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Arthrogryposis

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus What Is Arthrogryposis? Arthrogryposis (ar-throw-grih-POE-sis) is when children have stiffness and loss of motion in more than one joint. Babies are born with arthrogryposis, and it is usually permanent. But medical experts can help kids get the best range of motion their stiff joints will allow. What Are the Signs […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Hyperthyroidism and Graves’ Disease (For Parents)

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Health, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Technology, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Hyperthyroidism and Graves’ Disease (For Parents)

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus What Is the Thyroid? The thyroid is a small gland below the skin and muscles at the front of the neck, at the spot where a bow tie would rest. It’s brownish red, with left and right halves (called lobes) that look like a butterfly’s wings. It weighs less than […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: GRIN2B-related neurodevelopmental disorder

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: GRIN2B-related neurodevelopmental disorder

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus Bell S, Maussion G, Jefri M, Peng H, Theroux JF, Silveira H, Soubannier V, Wu H, Hu P, Galat E, Torres-Platas SG, Boudreau-Pinsonneault C, O’Leary LA, Galat V, Turecki G, Durcan TM, Fon EA, Mechawar N, Ernst C. Disruption of GRIN2B Impairs Differentiation in Human Neurons. Stem Cell Reports. 2018 […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: MBD5-associated neurodevelopmental disorder

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Exploration, Gas, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: MBD5-associated neurodevelopmental disorder

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus Hodge JC, Mitchell E, Pillalamarri V, Toler TL, Bartel F, Kearney HM, Zou YS, Tan WH, Hanscom C, Kirmani S, Hanson RR, Skinner SA, Rogers RC, Everman DB, Boyd E, Tapp C, Mullegama SV, Keelean-Fuller D, Powell CM, Elsea SH, Morton CC, Gusella JF, DuPont B, Chaubey A, Lin AE, […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: subcortical band heterotopia

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, Aid, america, Americas, English, Immigration, Intelligence, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: subcortical band heterotopia

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus Subcortical band heterotopia is a condition in which nerve cells (neurons) do not move (migrate) to their proper locations in the fetal brain during early development. (Heterotopia means “out of place.”) Normally, the neurons that make up the outer surface of the brain (cerebral cortex) are distributed in a well-organized […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: Wilms tumor

By   /  September 12, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Genetics Home Reference: Wilms tumor

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus Changes in any of several genes are involved in the formation of Wilms tumor. Wilms tumor is often associated with mutations in the WT1 gene, CTNNB1 gene, or AMER1 gene. These genes provide instructions for making proteins that regulate gene activity and promote the growth and division (proliferation) of cells. […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Breathe Easier: Dealing with Bad Air Quality

By   /  September 11, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Environment, Exploration, Gas, Health, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Breathe Easier: Dealing with Bad Air Quality

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus September 2018 Print this issue Dealing with Bad Air Quality Even though you can’t see it, the air you breathe can affect your health. Polluted air can cause difficulty breathing, flare-ups of allergy or asthmaA chronic lung disease that causes wheezing, coughing, chest tightness and trouble breathing., and other lung […]

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MIL-OSI USA: Weight Loss Helps Knee Arthritis

By   /  September 11, 2018  /  24/7 OSI, america, Americas, English, Health, MedlinePlus, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United States, United States Federal Government, United States of America, USA  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI USA: Weight Loss Helps Knee Arthritis

Source: United States Government MedlinePlus September 2018 Print this issue Health Capsule Recent research shows that people who are overweight can reduce their symptoms of knee arthritis by losing at least 20% of their weight. Millions of older adults have stiff, painful knees caused by arthritis. Arthritis causes a breakdown of the cushion of tissue […]

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