News | News By Subject | News by Disease News By Date | Search News
Get Our FREE
Industry eNewsletter
email:    
   

A Second Amyloid May Play a Role in Alzheimer's Disease, University of California, Davis (UCD) Study



6/28/2013 8:02:01 AM

Get the latest biotech news where you want it. Sign up for the free GenePool newsletter today!

A protein secreted with insulin travels through the bloodstream and accumulates in the brains of individuals with type 2 diabetes and dementia, in the same manner as the amyloid beta (?ß) plaques that are associated with Alzheimer’s disease, a study by researchers with the UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center has found.

Hey, check out all the research scientist jobs. Post your resume today!



comments powered by Disqus
   

ADD TO DEL.ICIO.US    ADD TO DIGG    ADD TO FURL    ADD TO STUMBLEUPON    ADD TO TECHNORATI FAVORITES