Alzheimer’s Disease Severity Reduced by Blocking Sugar Binding to the BACE1 Enzyme

Alzheimer’s Disease Severity Reduced by Blocking Sugar Binding to the BACE1 Enzyme
A team of researchers from Japan found that Alzheimer’s symptoms can be reduced when sugars are averted from binding to one of the disease key enzymes, named BACE1. The study entitled “An aberrant sugar modification of BACE1 blocks its lysosomal targeting in Alzheimer’s disease“, was published in EMBO Molecular Medicine. Alzheimer’s disease is caused by the

Knowledge is power when living with alzheimers.

Get access to the web’s leading Alzheimer news & insights for as little as 16¢/day.
Subscribe or to access all post and page content.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *