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New protein injection reverses Alzheimer’s symptoms in mice in just one week – ScienceAlert

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Human trials are not far off.

Researchers have discovered that an injection of a protein called IL-33 can reverse Alzheimer’s-like symptoms and cognitive decline in mice, restoring their memory and cognitive function to the same levels as healthy mice in the space of one week.

Mice bred to develop a progressive Alzheimer’s-like disease as they aged (called APP/PS1 mice) were given daily injections of the protein, and it appeared to not only clear out the toxic amyloid plaques that are thought to trigger Alzheimer’s in humans, it also prevented more from forming.‌‌

Source: New protein injection reverses Alzheimer’s symptoms in mice in just one week – ScienceAlert

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