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Author Topic: Inhibiting brain plaques  (Read 51 times)

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Inhibiting brain plaques
« on: August 07, 2018, 07:45:42 PM »
This German team has developed “peptides that are highly potent inhibitors of amyloid formation.”

https://www.tum.de/nc/en/about-tum/news/press-releases/detail/article/34885/
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Re: Inhibiting brain plaques
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2018, 03:21:02 PM »
I can understand how  amyloid plaques in the brain would affect Alzheimer's disease but I can't understand the relationship to T2 Diabetes.
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Re: Inhibiting brain plaques
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2018, 04:07:36 PM »
I think what is meant is that the plaques are formed as an effect of Alzheimer’s and Diabetes, and are not a cause of the disease.
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