New hope for Alzheimer’s treatment:blocking brain inflammation can help prevent progression of the disease

 
New hope for Alzheimer’s treatment:blocking brain inflammation can help prevent progression of the disease

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New hope for Alzheimer’s treatment:blocking brain inflammation can help prevent progression of the disease

A University of Southampton-led study has found that stopping a receptor in the brain, responsible for regulating immune cells could protect against the memory and behavior changes seen in the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. BBC News

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