We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Tell-tale Transcripts Help Identify Fever-Inducing Condition in Children

News   Aug 08, 2018 | Original story sourced from UC San Diego Health

 
Potential Diagnostic Test for Kawasaki Disease Identified

The incidence of Kawasaki Disease in Japan is remarkably high compared with the rest of the world, affecting 239.6 per 100,000 children under the age of 4. For reference, around 8 in every 100,000 children develop Kawasaki disease in the UK each year, and a study found that from 1998 to 2003, 72% of children with Kawasaki disease were under the age of 5. Photo credit: Pixabay

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Blood Circulation Disorder Could Be an Autoimmune Disease

News

In a patient-based study, researchers have found evidence to suggest postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) could be an autoimmune disease.

READ MORE

Novel Gene Therapy Is Successful in Improving Functional Recovery After Stroke

News

In a mouse model of stroke, researchers successfully pioneer a new gene therapy developed to turn glial cells into neurons.

READ MORE

Type 2 Diabetes Is About More Than Just Insulin

News

Insulin imbalance may not be the only cause of the onset of diabetes. Researchers at the University of Geneva have highlighted another mechanism: the liver appears to have the ability to produce a significant amount of glucose outside of any hormonal signal.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Proteomics & Metabolomics

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE