Thursday, March 8, 2018

Alzheimer’s Potential Treatment – News

In January of this year, the report of a research project was published in the Journal of Experimental Medicine. The researchers removed Alzheimer’s-related protein tangles in mouse brains. They were able to decrease levels of BACE1, a key brain enzyme, which reduced the levels of amyloid plaques. Apparently this is the first time a team of researchers has been able to achieve this result. Naturally this raises hopes of a treatment to combat Alzheimer’s in human brains. You may want to check out the Abstract yourself ...

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