Wednesday, January 30, 2013

A possible Alzheimers vaccine?

Researchers at the Université Laval (Quebec) have shown that the molecule MPL (monophosphoryl lipid A) can eliminate up to 80% of the senile plaques associated with Alzheimer’s disease when injected into mice. The researchers believe that it could be administered to Alzheimer’s patients to slow the progression of the disease and to stimulate their natural immunity.

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