Pond scum shows promise against Alzheimer's - Seriously?

Discussion in 'Researchers, students and professionals' started by Dearth, Jan 7, 2006.

  1. I kid you not - just found this article:

    Swiss researchers have isolated a compound from blue-green algae that could become a drug candidate against Alzheimer's disease and other brain afflictions.

    But the scientists warn it could be years and plenty of money before any potential application appears on the drug market.


    For more on this - click here.

    Looks interesting I reckon - I'll keep an eye on how this develops if I can.

    :)

    N.
     

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