Disease modifying therapy for AD?

  title={Disease modifying therapy for AD?},
  author={Todd E Golde},
  journal={Journal of neurochemistry},
  volume={99 3},
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia in industrialized nations. If more effective therapies are not developed that either prevent AD or block progression of the disease in its very early stages, the economic and societal cost of caring for AD patients will be devastating. Only two types of drugs are currently approved for the treatment of AD: inhibitors of acetyl cholinesterase, which symptomatically enhance cognitive state to some degree but are not disease modifying… CONTINUE READING
41 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 41 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…