An international research team revealed the atomic‐level structure of the human peptidase enzyme meprin β (beta).
Gene involved in dementia affects the insulin pathway, reports biology professor Chris Li and colleagues. In recent years it became clear that people with diabetes face an ominous prospect – a far greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. Now researchers at The City College of New York (CCNY) have shed light on one reason why. [...]
A study led by Karolinska Institutet reports for the first time the positive effects of an active vaccine against Alzheimer’s disease. The new vaccine, CAD106, can prove a breakthrough in the search for a cure for this seriously debilitating dementia disease. The study is published in the distinguished scientific journal Lancet Neurology. Alzheimer’s disease is [...]