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Anti-inflammatory drug reverses memory loss in mouse models of Alzheimer’s

Memories Lost

A new research project carried out by a team from Manchester University has suggested that a widely used anti-inflammatory drug has the ability to completely reverse memory loss and brain inflammation in mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease. The drug, mefenamic acid, is routinely used to alleviate period pain. Memory loss reversed to levels usually seen in normal mice To carry ...

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Could Cocaine be made less Addictive in the Future?

Could Cocaine be made less Addictive in the Future

Recent research suggests that the vivid memories associated with cocaine could be a thing of the past and that, in future, it may be possible to reduce the addictive properties of the drug. The study which came to this conclusion was carried out on rats at Washington State University, with the results being published in the Journal of Neuroscience, which ...

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