Review: 'Through the Shadowlands’ describes Julie Rehmeyer's ME/CFS Odyssey
I should note at the outset that this review is based on an audio version of the galleys and the epilogue from the finished work. Julie Rehmeyer sent me the final version as a PDF, but for some reason my text to voice software (Kurzweil) had issues with it. I understand that it is...
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Cellular mechanisms in ALS/motor neurone disease (Lou Gehrig's Disease)

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    http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/30/health/30theory.html?_r=1&smid=tw-nytimeshealth&seid=auto

    a "housekeeping" protein is one that is generally produced as a matter of course (it doesn't require some signal regarding conditions in order to turn on the gene and make the protein), because it is generally needed in the cell

    other potential causes mentioned in the article include mitochondrial, "problems with the neurotransmitter glutamate, which seems to overstimulate cells in A.L.S., causing toxicity", and problems with nerve axons.

     
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