Alzheimer’s Toxin May Be Key To Slowing Disease

“Quinolinic acid may not be the cause of Alzheimer’s disease, but it plays a key role in its progression,” Alzheimer’s researcher Dr. Karen Cullen from the University of Sydney said in a statement. “It’s the smoking gun if you like.”

“While we won’t be able to prevent people from getting Alzheimer’s disease, we may eventually, with the use of drugs, be able to slow down the progression.”

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