Monthly Archives: November 2014

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Valproic Acid and Vitro Treatment For Surrogate Mothers

For years now scientists have been performing experiments on SCAT, otherwise known as somatic cell nuclear transfer and Valproic Acid, or VPA which is a histone deacetylase inhibitor; trying to connect the two and see what impact it may have on cloning and embryo development. As these tests have been conducted, it has shown that there may be hope to… Read more →

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About Valproic Acid

About Valproic Acid Valproic acid, or VPA, is an acidic compound that has been found to be an anticonvulsant and mood stabilizing drug and is used primarily in treating epilepsy, bipolar disorder and in the prevention of migraine headaches. Typically, VPA comes in two forms: a liquid and a solid. At room temperature, it is naturally a liquid. To create… Read more →