A team of scientists at Biogen Idec have unveiled preclinical data
for a potential protein therapeutic to treat Alzheimer's, a disease
normally only attacked using small molecules due to delivery
Samaritan Pharmaceuticals has announced the issuance of a patent
relating to its work on peripheral-type benzodiazepine receptor
associated proteins, an emerging drug target that has found
function in cancer progression and Alzheimer's...
A newly discovered process that explains how the body's nervous
system relays information, may depend on how "wet" the "kiss" is
when one neuron fires a packet of neurotransmitter across a synapse
to a receptive...
Researchers have isolated a protein molecule that may hold the key
to learning and memory disorders that have been linked with autism.
By isolating this potential drug target, new therapies for diseases
in which synapses either...
Scientists have found a new way to sneak drugs past the blood-brain
barrier by using stem cell derived brain cells to deliver a
critical growth factor that has already shown clinical promise for
treating Parkinson's disease.