Alzheimer's disease: emerging trends in small molecule therapies.

  title={Alzheimer's disease: emerging trends in small molecule therapies.},
  author={Tarek S. Mohamed and Praveen P. N. Rao},
  journal={Current medicinal chemistry},
  volume={18 28},
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a highly complex and rapidly progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the systemic collapse of cognitive function and formation of dense amyloid plaques and neurofibrillary tangles. AD pathology is derived from the cholinergic, amyloid and tau hypotheses, respectively. Current pharmacotherapy with known anti… CONTINUE READING