Analysis of Novel Antibodies Specific for Toxic Aggregates of the Alzheimer’s Peptide | NY CAP Research Alliance

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The primary culprits in Alzheimer’s disease are toxic protein particles composed of many copies of the Alzheimer’s protein. Researchers are actively investigating new therapeutic strategies for treating Alzheimer’s disease by preventing formation of such toxic protein particles that are lethal to brain cells. While straightforward in theory, this approach has proven extremely difficult to achieve in practice.

 

Source: http://www.nycapresearchalliance.org/analysis-novel-antibodies-specific-toxic-aggregates-alzheimer%E2%80%99s-peptide

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