in Age and Ageing
January 2007; p ublished online July 2006 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 4042 words.
Background and objective: haptic cues from fingertip light touch (LT) with a stationary surface reduce postural sway even at non-mechanically supportive force levels. Aim of...
in American Journal of Hypertension
September 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Nephrology. 4511 words.
Glomerular hyperfiltration predicts development of nephropathy in hypertension but the factors responsible for increased glomerular filtration...
Development of expressed sequence tag and expressed sequence tag–simple sequence repeat marker resources for Musa acuminata
in AoB PLANTS
January 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9895 words.
Background and aims
Banana (Musa acuminata) is a crop contributing to global food security. Many varieties lack resistance to biotic stresses, due to...
The systems biology markup language (SBML): a medium for
representation and exchange of biochemical network models
March 2003; p ublished online March 2003 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Bioinformatics and Computational Biology. 0 words.
Motivation: Molecular biotechnology now makes it possible to build elaborate systems models, but the systems biology community needs information standards if models are to be shared,...
Functional involvement of central cholinergic circuits and visual hallucinations in Parkinson's disease
September 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 3772 words.
Visual hallucinations (VHs) represent a frequent and disturbing complication of Parkinson's disease. Evidence suggests that VH can be related to central cholinergic dysfunction....
October 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 6404 words.
Leber hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON) is a maternally inherited form of retinal ganglion cell degeneration leading to optic atrophy which is caused by point mutations in the mitochondrial...
July 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 4745 words.
Sensory disturbances are part of the clinical picture of Parkinson's disease. Abnormalities in sensory processing, through a basal ganglia involvement, are thought to be responsible for the...
Ross syndrome: a rare or a misknown disorder of thermoregulation? A skin innervation study on 12 subjects
P ublished online July 2006 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 6775 words.
Ross syndrome is described as a rare disorder of sweating associated with areflexia and tonic pupil. Since Ross's first description in 1958, ∼40 cases have been described. We assessed the...
Autosomal dominant cortical myoclonus and epilepsy (ADCME) with complex partial and generalized seizures
December 2001; p ublished online December 2001 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 9234 words.
We describe a pedigree in which eight individuals presented with a non-progressive disorder with onset between the ages of 12 and 50 years. It was characterized by predominantly distal,...
Large scale genotype–phenotype analyses indicate that novel prognostic tools are required for families with facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy
November 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5835 words.
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy has been genetically linked to reduced numbers (≤8) of D4Z4 repeats at 4q35 combined with 4A(159/161/168) DUX4 polyadenylation signal haplotype....