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Hypertension Control During Pregnancy Validated in Large Trial

Hypertension Management Throughout Being pregnant Validated in Giant Trial

Pregnant women with even mild hypertension should receive blood pressure–lowering medications to reduce the likelihood of adverse outcomes for the mother and the child, according to a large, open-label, randomized trial. “Treating to the blood pressure goal in this study reduced the risk of adverse events associated with pregnancy but did not impair fetal growth,”…

Optogenetic control of parathyroid hormone secretion to prevent bone loss

Optogenetic control of parathyroid hormone secretion to prevent bone loss

Optogenetic regulation of parathyroid hormone secretion and bone loss. Credit: SIAT Researchers led by Prof. Yang Fan from the Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology (SIAT) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and their collaborators have proposed a new approach to control parathyroid hormone secretion in order to prevent secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT)-associated bone loss. Their study…