Author: Mohd Sadiq
Mohd Sadiq is a bioinformaticist with a special interest in Nanotechnology. He completed his Master’s degree from Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi, followed by an internship in the Department of Plant Molecular Biology, University of Delhi, South Campus. Mohd Sadiq has also worked at Codon Biotech Pvt. Ltd. Noida.
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a condition characterized by the destruction of the protective covering (myelin sheath) of neurons. The inflammation caused by the immune system damages myelin and the nerve fibers in the brain, spinal cord, optic nerve, and the specialized cells that make myelin within the central nervous system.
Rodent models of ASDs (Autism spectrum disorders) coupled to newly developed technologies for genome editing, cell-specific functional and structural imaging, and neuronal activity manipulation will yield critical insights about autism and stimulate the emergence of new treatments. Read about advancements in this area.
When talking about gallbladder cancer life expectancy or survival rate, medical professionals generally use a 5-year survival rate. Life expectancy refers to the percentage of patients who live at least 5 years after their cancer is diagnosed. Many people associated with gallbladder cancer usually live much longer than 5 years, and some people with gallbladder cancer may die from other reasons as well.
Colorectal cancer is the cancer of the colon or the rectum. Researchers claim that artificial intelligence can locate colorectal cancer in less than a second to advance patient diagnosis. The artificial intelligence system may identify potentially menacing cancers from endoscopy images with high clinical accuracy.
A migraine has been associated with sleep disturbances and unusual sleeping patterns. Some individuals can feel refreshed by even a nap, while in some cases it was found that they woke up with a headache or a migraine. Learn about the association between a migraine attack and insomnia.
Gout is a medical condition and a type of arthritis which causes discomfort and pain in the joints. Its typical symptoms are characterized by the sudden onset of severe pain, swelling, warmth, and redness of a joint. The clinical presentation of gout is not faint but marked and some are mimicked by bacterial infections.
The intensity of menstrual cramps decreases as a woman grows in age. Sometimes, they disappear completely after a woman’s first term pregnancy. If there are any other medical conditions or anatomical abnormalities which are thought to contribute to the pain, treatment of the underlying abnormality or condition can bring the relief.
A research has shown the evidence of amplified health risks experienced by pregnant women with epilepsy. The research examined obstetric consequences including maternal mortality, cesarean delivery, pre-eclampsia, premature labor and stillbirth in a study of pregnant women identified through various hospitalization databases.
Leukaemia is the general name given to a group of cancers that develop in the blood forming tissues and blood cells including the bone marrow and the lymphatic system. Leukaemia starts in developing blood cells that have undergone a malignant change. It is classified on the basis of the type of cells from which it originates.