Arthritis drug could double up as a treatment for FTD

From the Alzheimer’s Society web site:

Arthritis drug could double up as a treatment for Alzheimer’s and Frontotemporal dementia, study finds

Scientists from the Gladstone Institutes in California have found that Salsalate, a drug used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, effectively prevented the accumulation of the protein tau in an animal model of Frontotemporal dementia (FTD). More

 

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