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Neuroscientists reverse Alzheimer’s symptoms in mice

Limiting a certain protein in the brain reverses Alzheimer’s symptoms in mice, report neuroscientists at MIT’s Picower Intitute for Learning and Memory. Researchers found that...

Natural Supplement Fisetin Prevents Alzheimer’s in Mice

Researchers at the Salk Institute have announced findings that the chemical fisetin, found in fruits and vegetables, appears to stop memory loss accompanying Alzheimer's...

Cholesterol levels linked to Alzheimer’s

High levels of “good” cholesterol and low levels of “bad” cholesterol are correlated with lower levels of the amyloid plaque deposition in the brain...
Alzheimer's disease could be transmissable like prion illness

New drugs to find the right target to fight Alzheimer’s disease

The future is looking good for drugs designed to combat Alzheimer's disease. EPFL scientists have unveiled how two classes of drug compounds currently in clinical...

Compounds target amyloid fibrils in Alzheimer’s, other brain diseases

UCLA chemists and molecular biologists have for the first time used a "structure-based" approach to drug design to identify compounds with the potential to...

Alzheimer’s drug candidate may be first to prevent disease progression

A new drug candidate may be the first capable of halting the devastating mental decline of Alzheimer's disease, based on the findings of a...

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