Ideas tagged with medicine

Combinatorial therapy for chronic alcoholism

Chronic alcoholism forces the nervous system to be hyper-excitable as a result of homeostatic change that occurs in response to the constant sedative effects of alcohol. We propose a combination therapy targeting inhibitory neurotransmitters such as glycine and gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), al...

By Sukant Khurana, Srijoni Basu, Shail Adrian Jagmag

Open access publishing and public literacy in human nutrition

Open Access (OA) publishing is widely recognized as a critical resource for the advancement of scientific progress. The attention in biomedical research regarding OA is testified by the adherence of the World Health Organization (WHO) OA policy to the principles of the Plan S initiative whereby ...

By Marco Capocasa, Davide Venier