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It seems like everyone is working and alzheimer's research these days.
But I had the pleasure of visiting deficient center for alzheimer's research -- a breakthrough discovery was made that could lead to a Q.
Doctor pulled green -- it's closer to abolishing alzheimer's disease than anyone else the scientist was awarded the noble prize in 2000.
And is the Karolinska Institute bicentennial gold medal recipient he began stating that he's about point five years ago when a family member was diagnosed.
My late father -- now it.
Please go -- visit him in this.
Nursing home where he was in Connecticut and it.
Him more more -- it you know during these patients and I could I would like to it felt working -- that.
His newest research which appeared in the scientific journal nature could play a major role in new drug development.
It's been noted that a protein called beta apple causes plaque.
To -- in the brains of people with alzheimer's.
Many of the current drugs available.
Helped to -- the amount of beta amyloid protein by targeting the enzyme.
Responsible for producing.
Something green Garces is a mistake.
Began -- secret case is a very important and has done it makes many different things.
One -- that it -- beta amyloid as bad for a it makes many other compounds which are vital for our survival.
Many scientists think this was the problem within experimental drug made by Eli Lilly.
The drug actually made patients alzheimer's worse because it stopped all of -- enzymes functions.
And in the -- and -- so green -- and his team dug deeper.
They identify what caucuses the gamma secretaries and -- to produce an animal it's called -- secretaries active -- protein.
And since its only purpose is to make -- absolutely blocking it has no effect on other necessary functions in the body.
It turns out -- cancer drug coldly -- successfully targets this newly found pro team.
We are very excited as the lead there and let him -- -- information had no affect on information.
It's not about it.
That was very very current.
Good luck the bad guy without luck and good.
-- -- latest discovery was made possible through the funding from the Fisher center for alzheimer's research at Rockefeller University.
But he fears that lack of funding around the country is the only thing that will get in the way of finding -- true cure for alzheimer's disease.
I think it and practiced the big expect will be the development of drug project prophylactic that is to say -- -- prevent the formation of beta amyloid and I think it's very regional.
It is a very reasonable guess.
People will be on medication -- Ten years from now which will prevent the development of them.
-- is a very.
-- -- -- -- This recent discovery is a long way off from the doctor's office but there are things you could do right now to prevent alzheimer's disease.
For more information on that visit -- info dot -- I'm Dr.
Manny Fox News.
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