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Inhibiting a protein found to reduce progression of Alzheimer's and ALS in mice

05:00 EDT 17 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

(Medical Xpress)—A team of researchers with Genetech Inc. and universities in Hamburg and San Francisco has found that inhibiting the creation of a protein leads to a reduction in the progression of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in mice models. In their paper published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, the team describes the protein, how it works and their hopes for a clinical trial they have begun.

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