The brain's immune cells may contribute to the development of Alzheimer's disease. Turning off microglia in specific areas of the brain prevented the formation of amyloid plaques. The findings could help pave the way for new treatments for Alzheimer's.
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CRAFT, a new computational framework designed to aid in drug discovery, has helped researchers identify a potential new target for the treatment of epilepsy.
Researchers have disarmed the brain's response to amyloid beta using a compound used to treat cancer, a new study reports.
Reducing brain inflammation could help to halt the progression of Alzheimer's disease, researchers report.