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Diabetes Drug Treats Alzheimer’s
2012-12-11 19:17:25

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online According to a new report in The Journal of Neuroscience, an interdisciplinary team of Japanese and Canadian scientists have shown that a drug intended for diabetes, known as AC253, appears to restore memory in Alzheimer's-affected brain cells. "This is very important because it tells us that drugs like this might be able to restore memory, even after Alzheimer's disease may have set in," said co-author Jack Jhamandas, a...

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