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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

A bacterial infection better known for causing gum disease may be leading to the development of Alzheimer's disease in some patients by entering the brain and releasing enzymes that attack important proteins. Scientists at the company Cortexyme, working with academics from around the world, say the findings of their study could lead to new treatment options for Alzheimer's disease sufferers that work by targeting the bacterium Porphyromonas gingivalis, and they have developed a candidate drug that is currently undergoing clinical trials.

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Not sure if we discussed this on the DR when it came out six months ago.
The journal article is here,
advances.sciencemag.org
In current news, the company founded on this reacher is having an IPO soon. www.nasdaq.com

#1 | Posted by snoofy at 2019-06-11 09:14 PM | Reply

You just know Listerine will start printing, "Prevents Alzheimers!" on it's labels now.

#2 | Posted by SheepleSchism at 2019-06-11 10:19 PM | Reply

This explains Trump's redneck 3 tooth base.

#3 | Posted by bored at 2019-06-12 12:34 AM | Reply

You just know Listerine will start printing, "Prevents Alzheimers!" on it's labels now.
#2 | POSTED BY SHEEPLESCHISM AT 2019-06-11 10:19 PM

Silver destroys pathogens and heals inflammation

#4 | Posted by redlightrobot at 2019-06-12 04:08 PM | Reply

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