Two anticancer and antidepressant drugs have been found to block a translational repression pathway that has previously been linked to neurodegeneration.
Browsing: drug repurposing
In this interview, we speak to Elena Minakova, a Fellow in Neonatology at UCLA who is investigating a role for Melanotan-II in reducing social deficits in autism.
Researchers have successfully reduced tau deposits and prevented neuronal death with novel drug in both mouse and primate models.
New research describes how eugeroic drug modafinil may improve the memory of individuals recovering from depression.