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2011-03-24 20:55:46

A combination approach for arresting and reversing amyloid plaque buildup in the brain has proven effective in studies of transgenic mice with this feature of Alzheimer's disease, said researchers from Baylor College of Medicine in a recent issue of The Journal of Neuroscience. "There are many ways to delay the appearance of amyloid plaques in mice, but now with a combination approach we can actually remove plaques that had formed prior to treatment," said Dr. Joanna Jankowsky, assistant...

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