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Biotechnology Can Address The Mystery And Urgency Of Alzheimer’s Disease

by Mina Marmor, Henry I. Millervia Journal Of Commercial Biotechnology
Friday, February 2, 2018

[Subscription Required] Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a scourge that in time could virtually bankrupt healthcare systems worldwide, is one of the most intensively researched areas of medicine. Because of the existing uncertainty about its pathophysiology the unavailablity of reliable diagnostic tests, it is difficult to predict which prophylactic or therapeutic interventions are likely to be effective, but many biotechnology-derived drugs are prime candidates. We summarize the most promising approaches and drugs.