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Study Finds Alzheimer's Precursor Protein Controls its Own Fate
Myriam
Posted: Wednesday, April 11, 2012 6:37 PM
Joined: 12/6/2011
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From Alzheimer's Daily News:


(Source: University of South Florida) - A research team led by the University of South Florida has found that a fragment of the amyloid precursor protein (APP) - known as sAPP-a and associated with Alzheimer's disease - appears to regulate its own production. The finding may lead to ways to prevent or treat Alzheimer's disease by controlling the regulation of APP.

Go to full story: http://www.eurekalert.org