Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Scientists Identity Protein That May Play Role in Alzheimer's Disease

Scientists have identified a protein they say may play a big part in the development of Alzheimer's disease. Reporting in the journal Science Translational Medicine, the researchers said autopsies on the brains of some Alzheimer's patients have shown high levels of a protein called GPR3. Experiments in which the protein is eliminated in mice with the disease showed improvement in the animals' condition. But the doctors said much more research was needed to see whether the...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter