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Augusta University Discovers How Nrf2 Activator Preserves Sight in Retinal Degeneration Model

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ custom_padding=”26px|0px|47px|0px” next_background_color=”#000000″][et_pb_row custom_padding=”0|0px|10px|0px” _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″] AUGUSTA, Ga. (Dec. 6, 2017) – In an exciting breakthrough scientists have discovered that a common pain medication often prescribed for chronic pain can help preserve vision in …

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Reversal of persistent fibrosis in aging by targeting nox4-Nrf2 redox imbalance – Sciencemag.org

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ next_background_color=”#224672″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″] A brand new article in Sciencemag.org presents a study demonstrating how pathological fibrosis increases with age, but how NRF2 activation in mice was able to reverse the damage and repair …

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Inflammation: A Major Contributor to Disease and Aging. Can Nrf2 Help Reduce It?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ next_background_color=”#224672″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] As the boomer generation ages it is probable that there will be more posts such as the one I saw this week from a friend on Facebook. …

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Spring Cleaning Damaged Proteins with Nrf2: Good for Huntington’s Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Disorders?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ next_background_color=”#224672″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] A new study supported by grants from NINDS and the National Institute on Aging as well as funding provided by the Taube/Koret Center, the National Science Foundation , the Huntington’s Disease Society of America, the Milton …

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A New Nrf2 and Diabetes Study Underway

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ next_background_color=”#224672″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″ background_layout=”light”] The American Diabetes Journal has details on an interesting NRF2 study currently in progress. Diabetes is a huge concern to many individuals and families. According to statistics published by the American Diabetes Association  more …

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New Grant Issued for Nrf2 and Epilepsy Prevention Study

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” custom_padding=”0|0px|27px|0px”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] Professor Matthew Walker and his fellow researchers, at University College London (UCL), have some promising early evidence in epilepsy and NRF2 research. Their research …

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Nrf2 Benefits for Weight-loss, Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat” custom_padding=”0|0px|27px|0px”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] Obesity: A Growing Epidemic The Center for Disease Control (CDC) states that obesity is a significant public health problem. The “Healthy People” initiative shows …

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Angelina Jolie’s Double Mastectomy and Nrf2: Any Connections?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ next_background_color=”#224672″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″ background_layout=”light”] There has been an increased awareness and many resulting questions following Angelina Jolie’s announcement that she has had a preventative double mastectomy to prevent the further spread of cancer. The gene within her body …

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Review: Nrf2, a multi-organ protector?

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ next_background_color=”#224672″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] A classic NRF2 study entitled, “Nrf2, a multi-organ protector?” predates many of the latest studies regarding NRF2. It was however one of those landmark studies that paved the way for later studies. The study states, “Nrf2 …

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Michael J. Fox Foundation Awards an Additional Grant for Nrf2 Research

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ next_background_color=”#224672″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.106″] Our original article highlighting the Michael J. Fox Foundation’s interest in NRF2 activation solutions for Parkinson’s disease met with a lot of interest, so we decided to do a follow …

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