We caught up with Regina Katzenschlager at AAN 2017, whose research into the use of apomorphine for Parkinson’s disease was highlighted at the conference as one to watch.
Browsing: drug repurposing
Both lithium and rapamycin could prevent the secondary nerve cell damage caused by the overproduction of glutamate after a traumatic brain injury.
Two anticancer and antidepressant drugs have been found to block a translational repression pathway that has previously been linked to neurodegeneration.
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.