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Potential natural modulators of dementia related pathogenic species

Why do most of us only get dementia when we grow old? One suggestion is that in the young, some proteins interact with the species known to be involved in dementia preventing them from becoming…

From  batchUser on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Amyloid Disease: Are the oligomeric toxic species a good target for therapeutics?

It is believed that in many amyloid diseases, including Alzheimer’s, the primary toxic species responsible for neurodegeneration are small oligomers of the causative protein, rather than the…

From  batchUser on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 4 plays 0  

On the tail of invasive grey squirrels

How can scientists track the invasion of new species? Our students explain recent research that is helping find out where our invasive population of grey squirrels is coming from in an effort to…

From  Graham McElearney on October 19th, 2016 0 likes 62 plays 0