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Not All Mutations in Autism Are Just about Loss- or Gain-of-Function

A few weeks ago I wrote about cell stress and its relationship with epilepsy. I reviewed how the accumulation of misfolded proteins within the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) can lead to an Unfolded Protein Response (UPR), which, if chronic, can lead to cell damage and even cell death. 994 kata lagi

Ah, the Good Stuff.

There are many names for this compound: the white stuff, the bad four-letter word “sn*w”, tasty flakes, tooties, the good stuff. These are all names I’ve heard for the compound monosodium glutamate or MSG for short. 1.102 kata lagi


What Is Acamprosate For Alcohol Addiction Treatment?

Acamprosate (or calcium acetyl homotaurinate) is known to be a safe and effective drug for treating alcohol addiction. It reduces alcohol cravings and it is often prescribed for up to 12 months after a person stops drinking. 322 kata lagi


छिपा हो सकता है अजीनोमोटो

सफेद रंग का चमकीला सा दिखने वाला मोनोसोडि़यम ग्‍लूटामेट यानी अजीनोमोटो, Monosodium Glutamate MSG Ajinomoto एक सोडियम साल्‍ट है। अगर आप चाइनीज़ डिश के दीवाने हैं तो यह आपको उसमें जरूर मिल जाएगा क्‍योंकि यह एक मसाले के रूप में उनमें इस्‍तमाल किया जाता है। 14 kata lagi

Faster and Safer Treatments for Depression

I previously wrote about Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs), the most commonly prescribed antidepressants. In this post, I want to discuss a novel class of compounds that may be able to treat depression faster and with fewer side effects. 877 kata lagi

"The Real Reason to Avoid MSG: Industry Secret Ingredient for Food Addiction"

“…did you know that MSG is primarily used by the food industry to keep us addicted to ‘big taste, little nutrition’ food?…

Monosodium Glutamate, or MSG, is… 177 kata lagi


Truth about MSG in food product

The truth about MSG in food like added msg or No added msg.

MSG means mono sodium glutamate.

What is glutamate?

What is msg?

This glutamate and msg will ask in science part of any Gujarat government competitive exam. 9 kata lagi