Pathway Linking Inflammation to Cellular Processes May Provide Target for Alzheimer’s, Study Suggests

Pathway Linking Inflammation to Cellular Processes May Provide Target for Alzheimer’s, Study Suggests
The link between brain inflammation, cell growth and division, and neuronal death could provide a target to treat Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative disease, research suggests. The study, “LPS-induced inflammatory response triggers cell cycle reactivation in murine neuronal cells through retinoblastoma proteins induction,” appeared in the journal Cell Cycle. The research team was led by Antonio Giordano,

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  1. PLEASE ANSWER MY QUESTION. IS THERE ANY FACTS THAT SAY THAT THE DRIGS OXYBUTYNIN 5MG AND FINASTERIDE 5MG LEADS TO ALZHERMERS DISEASE? PLEASE MY HUSBND HAD OPEN HEART SURGERY AND 3 BY PASSES ONE YEAR AGO ALSO HE HAS BEEN ON PROSTATE MEDSFOR SEVERAL YEARS. HE SAID HE READ THAT THOSE TWO MEDS POSSIBLY CAN HELP TO BRING ON ALZHERMERS DISEASE. HE IS VERY FORGETFUL NOW AND VERY WORRIED,WHICH IS NOT GOOD FOR HIS HEART. I DO NOT KNOW IF YOU CAN HELP ME, BUT I AM JUST TRYING. THANKS SO VERY MUCH WE ARE BOTH CONCERNED TERRIBLY.

    • Jose Marques Lopes says:

      Dear Gaye, I would strongly recommend asking your doctor about that. We are a scientific news agency, not medical doctors with the required qualifications. Thank you!

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