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Current physiology: Sept. 13-20

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thanks to idea from Joanne Dougherty

Neurophysiology

 "Dancing iris"

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1615424?query=TOC

Short. free item, image, video: New Engl. j. med.

Recording eye action potentials (=EOG's)

https://www.medicine.mcgill.ca/physio/vlab/Other_exps/EOG/eogintro_n.htm

Website, links, images, video: Backyard brains

Low vitamin D and risk of MS

http://www.neurology.org/content/early/2017/09/13/WNL.0000000000004489

Free abstract: Neurology

Physiological bits and bytes

Insulin levels too high?

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/09/new-approach-high-insulin-levels?et_cid=6100623&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6100623&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free story, image: R&D mag.

Brain's immune response v alcoholism

https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/09/immune-system-brain-tied-alcohol-impulse?et_cid=6098329&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6098329&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Self-poisoning with cyanide from apricot pits

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-220814.full

Short, free item, linked cites.: BMJ case rep.

Hepatitis C reduces ovarian function

https://www.healio.com/hepatology/hepatitis-c/news/online/%7Bfb35983c-3963-44e2-a732-bbace9333a35%7D/women-with-hcv-face-low-ovarian-reserve-infertility-miscarriage

Full, free essay: Healio

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September phsyiol.: Sept. 6-13

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, September 8, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Flu vaccine while pregnant?

https://www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/vaccine/qa_vacpregnant.htm

CDC website:

Sinuses' sweet detectors suppress immune response

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50266/title/Booger-Bacteria-s-Sweet-Immune-Suppression/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=56072860&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--CmM3lpddR7iZMVbegPK99VO2xSpn8zCG4CqF4niLaAzLeWW5hoHjdYwqbRzPPTCu-Z5pIfJTZFb6o9_Z1eqQNT__oSA&_hsmi=56072860

Complete, free report, links, ref.: Scientist

Neutrophil stimulate apoptosis in lung fungi

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6355/1037

Free abstract: Science

Inflammation of the mesenteries

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-220910.full

Short, free item, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Physiological bits and bytes

"Vampires" explained: Erythropoietic protoporphyria

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/vampire-lore-s-origins-brought-to-light-by-digging-into-genetic-sequences/81254901?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170907

Full, free story: GEN

Sedentary lifestyle and mortality

http://annals.org/aim/article/2653704/patterns-sedentary-behavior-mortality-u-s-middle-aged-older-adults

Free abstract: Ann. int. med.

No increased mortality with menopausal HRT

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2653735

Free abstract: JAMA 

Neurophysiology

That parasite: Alzheimer, parkinsonism, epilepsy, more

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-10675-6

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Nature

Circadian rhythm and weight gain

http://ajcn.nutrition.org/content/early/2017/09/06/ajcn.117.161588

Free abstract: Am. j. clin. nutrition

Brain flexibility and learning

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/brain-flexibility-learning

Full, free essay, links, images, refs.: Sci. news

Recommendations for brain health

http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/early/2017/09/07/STR.0000000000000148

Download free pdf, graphics, refs.: Stroke

 

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Today's phsysiology: Aug. 30-Sept. 6

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Valerie Dean O'Loughlin, Robin Hurst, Kevin Patton, and Heiko Heisermann

Neurobiology

The brain on hallucinatory drugs

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50209/title/Decoding-the-Tripping-Brain/&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55991266&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_4H2MgRpv6dHvv6JPf5ZT6WRRiB2V98Y3Znu2TGqgJ_dhlLk72igFkGNfrEQX5XHifHbMAdvpDSLCSOXnJPJoORf0YKg&_hsmi=55991266

Full, free essay, images, links, refs.: Scientist

Gut microbes and anxiety

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/how-gut-bacteria-may-affect-anxiety

Complete, free report, links, refs.: Sci. news

Why are yawns contagious?

http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)30966-1

Full, free article, linked cites., figs: Curr. biol.

Physiological bits and bytes

Porphyria

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra1608634?query=TOC

Free abstract, figs.: New Engl. j. med.

Get off your bottom now!

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/09/04/547580952/get-off-the-couch-baby-boomers-or-you-may-not-be-able-to-later

Full, free essay, links: NPR

Sex as a spectrum

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/sa-visual/visualizing-sex-as-a-spectrum/

Full, free item: Sci. Am.

New dads older now on average

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/30/health/fathers-united-states-age.html

Full, free essay, links: NY times

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Lasker prize to HPV vaccine developer, others

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/2017-lasker-award-winners-hpv-vaccine-researchers-tor-discoverer-and-planned-parenthood/81254893?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170906

Full, free item: GEN

Tracking pregnancy's course thru immunology

http://immunology.sciencemag.org/content/2/15/eaan2946

Free abstract: Science

Moderate inflammation: olfactory epithelium replacement

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50246/title/Image-of-the-Day--Smell-You-Later--/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55968807&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--9-9wEhNyhwzpcoOFnclZ-9YXsSowPD0B_jDeVSUukKu4pjagXe7XOi1dHyqqC9VFCVL4hFYwwCEqvULmHJhR2FsL-7A&_hsmi=55968807

In mice: Brief explanation, image, ref.: Scientist

Itch, itch: skin allergies

https://www.scientificamerican.com/video/what-is-a-skin-allergy/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170901

Complete, free report, links: Sci Am.

Anti-vaccine film pulled

https://www.statnews.com/2016/04/01/vaxxed-autism-movie-review/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=0430f824cb-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-0430f824cb-149927409

Full, free essay, links: STAT

Review of inflammation and diseases

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/tantalizing-clues-point-to-inflammations-role-in-an-array-of-diseases/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170901

Full, free story, image, links: Sci. Am. 

 

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Current physio.: Aug. 23-30

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, August 25, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Neurobiology

Dancing v brain degeneration

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnhum.2017.00305/full

Complete, free report, links, figs.: Front. hum. neurosci.

Links between brain and digestive system

http://www.nature.com/collections/dyhbndhpzv

Collection of links, images: Nature

Neurons that detect speech intonation

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6353/797?utm_source=SciPak%20%2528updated%206%252F30%252F2017%2529&utm_campaign=582f690459-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_08_18&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_10c5e799a3-582f690459-126523873&utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=dd51ae910e-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-dd51ae910e-149927409

Free abstract: Science

Is sugar addictive?

http://bjsm.bmj.com/content/early/2017/08/23/bjsports-2017-097971

Free abstract: Brit. j. sports med

Physiological bits and bytes

More coffee, lower mortality risk

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/08/higher-coffee-consumption-associated-lower-risk-death?et_cid=6074832&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6074832&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Chocolate enriched with olive oil: better heart health

https://www.dddmag.com/article/2017/08/study-pair-dark-chocolate-olive-oil-improved-heart-health?et_cid=6077702&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6077702&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: Drug discov. & develop.

Veggies v strokes

https://www.health.harvard.edu/heart-health/a-salad-a-day-keeps-stroke-away?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=WR20170825-Stroke&utm_id=609229&dlv-ga-memberid=21287211&mid=21287211&ml=609229

Press release: Harvard U.

Immunity: The empire strikes back

How do the omega-3 FA control immune response?

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/08/understanding-how-omega-3-dampens-inflammatory-reactions?et_cid=6075867&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6075867&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: Drug discov. & develop.

Hepatitis B vaccine for infants

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/08/24/peds.2017-1870

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Am. acad. ped.

Inflammation from rose thorns

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-221757.full

Short, free item, linked cites., mages: BMJ case rep.

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Physiology you can use: Aug. 16-23

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thanks to web detectives: Heiko Heisermann and Kevin Patton

The empire strikes back: Immunity

DNA vaccines: what you need to know

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366171

Complete, free report, refs.: BioTechniq.

Host v. graft reaction in marrow transplant

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1701185?query=TOC

Short, free item, images: New Engl. j med.

Sweet syndrome: not sweet for this person

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1700945?query=TOC

Brief, free note, image: New Engl. j. med.

Fever not always sign of infections

http://www.popsci.com/fever-causes-infection?CMPID=ene082217&spMailingID=30279565&spUserID=NDk2MTgwNDU2MzMyS0&spJobID=1102570585&spReportId=MTEwMjU3MDU4NQS2#page-2

Full, free essay, links: Pop. sci.

Physiological bits and bytes

Ischemic bowel

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1610862?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Lower blood pressure better for elderly cognition

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/fullarticle/2647695

Full, free essay, linked cites., graphics: JAMA

New guidelines for hypertension in children

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/08/21/peds.2017-1904

Full, free paper, links, graphics: Pediatrics

Artificial blood vessels mimicking progeria signs

http://pratt.duke.edu/news/progeria-blood-vessels

Press release, ref.: Duke U.

Neurobiology

Eclipses and neuroscience

http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/science/being-awe-struck-by-a-solar-eclipse-or-another-astounding-event-has-surprising-benefits/?utm_source=The+Seattle+Times&utm_campaign=b98bdbd995-Morning_Brief_08_21_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_5beb38b61e-b98bdbd995-122366601

Full, free essay, links: Seattle times

Pathway of itch feeling

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6352/695

Free abstract: Science

Chocolate and the brain

https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/your-brain-on-chocolate-2017081612179?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=BF20170821-Womens50&utm_id=604619&dlv-ga-memberid=21287211&mid=21287211&ml=604619

Press release, links: Harvard U.

Binge eating: only blame your brain!

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366021

Complete, free report on mice, refs.: BioTechniq.

 

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Physiology this week: Aug. 9-16

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Neurophysiology in young mammals

Anoxic brain injury in children: hope?

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hbm.23745/full

Complete, free report, graphics, links: Human brain map.

Rats who ran early have better memory

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50080/title/Rats-that-Run-Have-Better-Memory/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55273535&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9uuXkexwGQ4kTqp0DxguO_YTxyawitpUn-Pgf7ggCJ5FUwGv1_po5g0idYXFTJSDvLCONSaax6gXanHdgpI_9GfK2Wlg&_hsmi=55273535

Full, free essay, links: Scientist

Neurophysiology for all

Facial recognition in primates

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2143513-primate-brains-react-differently-to-faces-of-friends-and-vips/

Full, free article, links: New sci.

Mild dementia and low serotonin levels

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0969996117301109?via%3Dihub

Free abstract: Neurobiol. diseases

Head-heart connection: Stroke, heart attack; risk factors

https://www.dddmag.com/article/2017/08/midlife-heart-health-linked-risk-dementia?et_cid=6057247&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6057247&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free item: Drug discov. & develop.

Epilepsy on rise in US

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/66/wr/mm6631a1.htm?s_cid=mm6631a1_w&utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=cf53ee7567-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-cf53ee7567-149927409

Full, free essay, tables, refs,: MMWR

Physiological bits and bytes

Marijuana use triples risk of death due to hypertension

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/2047487317723212

Full, free pdf, refs., tables: Europ. j prevent. cardiol.

Niacin supplements, NAD deficiency

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1616361?query=TOC

Free abstract, figs.: New Engl. j. Med.

Cooling the body: Hot drinks on a hot day?

http://www.popsci.com/does-drinking-hot-liquids-cool-you-off?CMPID=ene081017&spMailingID=30131255&spUserID=NDk2MTgwNDU2MzMyS0&spJobID=1101180154&spReportId=MTEwMTE4MDE1NAS2#page-3

Full, free story, links: Pop. sci.

The empire strikes back: Immunology

Ulcer on penis: a possible early sign of HIV

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-221604.full

Short, free item, linked cites., image: BMJ case rep. Disturbing

Immunotherapy v Type I diabetes in small study

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50059/title/Immunotherapy-Promising-for-Diabetes--Study/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55157193&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9jvjS2OozXSHlwKVJKlkDUw-SxRZ0Nu3w7pWRGX4Wy8DzvxdfITatccrV1gZGw9B97rjbQBX_odDJrJh5QaEJScVdowQ&_hsmi=55157193

Full, free essay, image, links: Scientist

Interferon signaling in yellow fever response

http://mbio.asm.org/content/8/4/e00819-17.abstract

Free abstract: mBio

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Phull physio: Aug. 2-9

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Kevin Patton and Harvey Wiener

Bone physiology

Bone matrix loss in space

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/08/researchers-study-impact-bone-loss-space?et_cid=6042734&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6042734&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Hyperparathyroidism: disappearing metatarsal

http://casereports.bmj.com/content/2017/bcr-2017-220676.full

Short, free note, linked cites., images: BMJ case rep.

Neurophysiology

Out-of-body experiences and vestibular dysfunction

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0010945217301892?via=ihub#fig2

Free abstract: Sci. direct

Video games v brain

http://www.nature.com/mp/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/mp2017155a.html?foxtrotcallback=true

Full, free essay, links, figs.: Mol. psych.

Brain "working around" spinal cord damage

https://www.ucdavis.edu/news/working-around-spinal-injuries

Press release: UC/D

PTSD and Alzheimer

https://www.dddmag.com/news/2017/08/researchers-find-molecular-link-between-ptsd-alzheimers-disease?et_cid=6046371&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6046371&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: Drug discov. & develop.

Physiological bits and bytes

Tattoos, Na+, sweat volume

http://journals.lww.com/acsm-msse/fulltext/2017/07000/Skin_Tattoos_Alter_Sweat_Rate_and_Na_.19.aspx

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: Med. & sci. in sports & exer.

Angiotensin II v. vasodilation shock

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1704154?query=TOC

Free preview, video, figs.: New Engl. j. med.

Familial hypercholesteremia

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1616147?query=TOC

Short, free note, images: New Engl. j. med.

The empire strikes back: Immunity

More vaccinated, less otitis media

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2017/08/03/peds.2017-0181?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=57b48f0585-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-57b48f0585-149927409

Full free essay, linked cites., graphics: Pediatrics

Plant flavonoids trigger interferon I signaling

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/357/6350/498

Free abstract: Science

A subset of T-helper cells and allergies

http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/9/401/eaam9171.full

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Sci. trans. med.

Play in dirt as kid, less inflammation as adult

https://news.northwestern.edu/stories/2017/july/germs-at-four-less-inflammation-at-forty/?linkId=39946929

Press release, links: Northwestern U. 

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Newest in physiology: July 26-Aug. 2

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Kevin Patton and Dic Charge

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Small decline in measles vaccinations, big effects

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamapediatrics/fullarticle/2643169

Complete, free report, linked cites, figs.: JAMA

Anaerobic penile bacteria raise HIV risk

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/add-penis-bacteria-list-hiv-risk-factors

Full, free essay, link, refs., image: Sci. news

Which profession has the highest diabetes risk?

http://www.gallup.com/poll/214097/diabetes-rate-greatest-among-transportation-workers.aspx

Full,  free item, links, charts: Gallup

Physiological bits and bytes

The heart's auxiliary SA pacemakers

http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/9/400/eaam5607

Free abstract: Science

Alcohol drinking v diabetes

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00125-017-4359-3

Free abstract: Diabetologia

Dementia

Risk of dementia, high stroke areas, race

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/fullarticle/2645931

Full, free article, linked cites, tables: JAMA

Older chimps and Alzheimer

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2142389-signs-of-alzheimers-found-in-chimpanzees-for-the-first-time/

Full, free report, links: New sci.

Mild cognitive impairment but no sigh of Alzheimer?

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/brain-scans-show-many-alzheimers-patients-may-not-actually-have-the-disease/2017/07/18/52013620-6bf2-11e7-9c15-177740635e83_story.html?utm_term=.8d5786c3512a

Full, free essay, video: Washington post

http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/fullarticle/2645931

Complete, free report, linked cites, tables: JAMA

Other neurophysiology

Neuro-art?

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-art-of-neuroscience1/?WT.mc_id=SA_EVO_20170731

Short, free narrative, slide show: Sci. Am.

Watching memory encoding

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/365848

Full, free story, image, ref.: BioTechniq.

Nystagmus and encephalopathy

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1615499?query=TOC

Short, free item, video, images: New Engl. j. med.

My cell pocketed cell phone is NOT ringing after all?

http://mentalfloss.com/article/78548/why-do-i-feel-my-phone-vibrate-even-when-no-ones-calling-or-texting

Complete, free report, links: Mental floss

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Very useful: July 19-26

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Thanks to web detective Valerie Dean O'Loughlin

Alzheimer special

Alzheimer brains with more bacteria?

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fnagi.2017.00195/full

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Front. aging neurosci.

Looking at life-style choices and Alzheimer

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-07-alzheimer-disease-cognitive-physical-brains.html

Full, free story: MedXpress

Food v Alzheimer?

https://www.dddmag.com/article/2017/07/food-medicine-fight-against-dementia?et_cid=6031400&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6031400&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: Drug discov. & develop.

Other neurophysiology

Fatty diet in pregnancy, serotonin system impaired in baby

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fendo.2017.00164/full

Complete, free report, linked cites., tables: Front. endocrinol.

Finding new roles for endocannabinoid receptors

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49810/title/Grass-Routes/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=54544172&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9RFNWb6E4yjKXpBxDGeDd7nEt-pkEgtDCwF6LlO4Fk5ph2Kk7v1Hci96DXBukp_Sd91YUYOEJsz7yf8BW1Loii9KLizA&_hsmi=54544172

Full, free essay, links, image, refs.: Scientist

Your brain in love

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-goes-on-in-our-brains-when-we-are-in-love/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170719

Short, free piece: Sci. Am.

What is the motor cortex doing during movements?

http://www.cell.com/neuron/fulltext/S0896-6273(17)30594-9

Free abstract: Neuron

Neurophysiologist dies

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49918/title/Neurophysiologist--Ethnographer--and-World-Explorer-Dies/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=54401865&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-89h4Uf8P7wj5mtI6DpDFs7d7DNLOGJsRfbjfKLdaVrco_YxcZCCN4ARXhbwLJb6nZjrQS0yWzukfe5cxZF1rEJzSV5aQ&_hsmi=54401865

Full, free obituary, links: Scientist

Physiological bits and bytes

Effects of too vigorous exercise at first

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/17/well/move/as-workouts-intensify-a-harmful-side-effect-grows-more-common.html?smid=tw-share

Full, free essay: NY times

Baby-led weaning--less overweight? Not necessarily

https://www.sciencenews.org/blog/growth-curve/baby-led-weaning-obesity

Complete, free report, links: Sci. news

What is a broncholith?

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1612226?query=TOC

Short, free item, images: New Engl. j. med.

The empire strikes back: Immunity

9 years HIV in remission, no drugs

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/07/child-living-hiv-maintains-remission-without-drugs-2008?et_cid=6033808&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6033808&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay, links: R&D mag.

Cows to make anti-HIV antibodies

https://www.statnews.com/2017/07/20/cows-vaccines-hiv-immune/

Complete, free report, link: STAT

Gluten and gut inflammation

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49506/title/Infographic--Immune-Irritation-in-the-Gut/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=54244123&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8Gie3zZ9P9ATQBZKNXjFZr9wZJC8TynjJ-LUQFuG55jgWQpx1w6se2dIGksZTTY9hleU6oTxpjX1rz8neY64zJWCu_ow&_hsmi=54244123

Full, free graphical presentation: Scientist

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Phine, phun physio.: July 5-19

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Physiological bits and bytes

Does epo work in sports doping? Nope to that dope!

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2017/06/29/lance-armstrongs-drug-choice-epo-doesnt-work-scientists-claim/amp/

Full, free story: Telegraph

Blood clot on the move

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1702263?query=TOC

Short, free note, image, video: New Engl. j. med.

Why the fractures in Type II diabetes?

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/07/findings-shed-light-fractures-type-2-diabetes-patients?et_cid=6016098&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6016098&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Change your diet, live longer

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1613502?query=pfw&jwd=000012278332&jspc=

Free abstract, figs: New Engl. j. med.

Artificial sweeteners may increase BMI!

http://www.cmaj.ca/content/189/28/E929.full.pdf+html

Full, free pdf, refs., figs.: CMAJ

The empire strikes back: Immunity

Something to sneeze at: the mast cells

https://www.scientificamerican.com/video/why-do-allergies-make-you-sneeze/?WT.mc_id=SA_HLTH_20170711

Complete, free report, links, video: Sci. Am.

10% of babies worldwide do not get vaccinations

http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/releases/2017/infants-worldwide-vaccinations/en/

Free update: WHO

Autoimmune disease breaks down blood-brain barrier

http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/9/397/eaai9111

Free abstract: Sci. trans. med.

Inflammatory biomarkers of brain injury

https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/07/new-biomarker-improves-brain-injury-test?et_cid=6018225&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6018225&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: R&D mag.

Neurophysiology

Poor sleep patterns and Alzheimer disease

http://edition.cnn.com/2017/07/05/health/alzheimers-sleep-dementia-study/index.html

Full, free essay, links: CNN

Mice losing sense of smell, thinner or no weight gain

http://www.cell.com/cell-metabolism/fulltext/S1550-4131(17)30357-1

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Cell metab.

Ptosis in both eyes

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1611978?query=TOC

Short, free item, images: New Engl. j. med.

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