Current therapeutic targets for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.

@article{Grill2010CurrentTT,
  title={Current therapeutic targets for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={Joshua D Grill and Jeffrey L. Cummings},
  journal={Expert review of neurotherapeutics},
  year={2010},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={711-28}
}
Alzheimer's disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disease for which no cure exists. There is a substantial need for new therapies that offer improved symptomatic benefit and disease-slowing capabilities. In recent decades there has been substantial progress in understanding the molecular and cellular changes associated with Alzheimer's disease pathology. This has resulted in identification of a large number of new drug targets. These targets include, but are not limited to, therapies that… CONTINUE READING