Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Scientists Use Cancer Drugs to Reverse Alzheimer's-Like Memory Loss in 2 Animal Models  
9/25/2012 9:46:15 AM

COLD SPRING HARBOR, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A team of neuroscientists and chemists from the U.S. and China today publish research suggesting that a class of currently used anti-cancer drugs as well as several previously untested synthetic compounds show effectiveness in reversing memory loss in two animal models of Alzheimer’s disease.