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The Alzheimer’s Cure That Worked on Mice.

Researchers at Yale School of Medicine announced the discovery of a drug compound that reverses the effects of Alzheimer's disease in mice. The study published Tuesday in the open access journal PLOS Biology identifies the compound as TC-2153, which prevents the protein STEP (STriatal-Enriched tyrosine Phosphatase) from destroying the brain's ability to learn and retain new things.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

Interesting observation, but as pointed out in the article, there is large leap from mice to men since we are about 60 million years apart in evolution.

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