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Anti-HIV Drug Acts on Cholesterol Esters to Target Tau in Alzheimer's Neurons

News   Jan 28, 2019 | Original Press Release from the University of California San Diego

 
Anti-HIV Drug Targets Tau in Alzheimer's Neurons

A micrograph by Thomas Deerinck of the National Center for Microscopy and Imaging Research at UC San Diego School of Medicine depicts tangles of tau protein (green) in the brain cell of a person who had Alzheimer's disease. Credit: Thomas Deerinck of the National Center for Microscopy and Imaging Research at UC San Diego School of Medicine

 
 
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