Latest News

Newly identified antibodies effectively treat Alzheimer's-like disease in mice

Alzheimer's disease is characterized by the accumulation of particular toxic proteins in the brain that are believed to underlie the cognitive decline in patients. A new study conducted in mice suggests that newly identified antibody treatments can prevent the accumulation of one of these of these toxic components, called tau proteins. The findings suggest that these antibodies may provide a basis for a promising therapy for patients with Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Firelight talk of the Kalahari Bushmen: Did tales told over fires aid our social and cultural evolution?

  • Statin use during hospitalization for hemorrhagic stroke associated with improved survival

  • Few kids receive psychotherapy along with medication for ADHD, study finds

  • Cheater, cheater: Study shows what happens when employees feel excluded at work

  • We drink more alcohol on gym days

  • New measure provides more data on oxygen levels during sedation

  • Presence or absence of early language delay alters anatomy of the brain in autism

  • Artificial intelligence that imitates children?s learning

  • Fruit and vegetable consumption could be as good for your mental as your physical health

  • Lack of sleep increases risk of failure in school

  •