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Elevating brain protein allays symptoms of Alzheimer's

08/26/2016

Image: Two pictures of a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease; Copyright: Salk Institute

In a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease, Salk Institute researchers show that raising levels of neuregulin-1 (right) lowers a marker of disease pathology in a part of the brain that controls memory compared with controls (left); © Salk Institute