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Atonic crisis: symptoms, causes and treatments

Atonic seizures are a type of seizure that involves a sudden loss of muscle tone. They usually cause a person to become limp and fall to the ground. During an atonic seizure, the regular electrical activity of the brain is disturbed, which means that the person has a temporary inability …

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Medtronic Obtains FDA Clearance for Patient-Specific UNiD Rods for Use with Horizon Solera Voyager and Infinity OCT Spinal CD Systems

Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT), the world leader in medical technology, today announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for patient-specific UNiD ™ rods for use with Medtronic CD Horizon ™ Solera ™ Voyager ™ and Infinity ™ OCT spinal systems, expanding the utility of the company’s UNiD ™ Adaptive …

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The future of mRNA technology

We spoke with David Bentley, co-director of the RNA Bioscience initiative at Anschutz Medical Campus, about how mRNA could change future vaccines after COVID. DENVER – Researchers believe mRNA technology, which has been used in Pfizer and Moderna vaccines, could permanently change the way vaccines are developed. They also believe …

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