Twenty-First Century Diseases: Commonly Rare and Rarely Common?

  title={Twenty-First Century Diseases: Commonly Rare and Rarely Common?},
  author={S. Daunert and G. Sittampalam and P. Goldschmidt-Clermont},
  journal={Antioxidants & redox signaling},
  volume={27 9},
  • S. Daunert, G. Sittampalam, P. Goldschmidt-Clermont
  • Published 2017
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Antioxidants & redox signaling
  • Alzheimer's drugs are failing at a rate of 99.6%, and success rate for drugs designed to help patients with this form of dementia is 47 times less than for drugs designed to help patients with cancers ( ). How can it be so difficult to produce a valuable drug for Alzheimer's disease? Each human has a unique genetic and epigenetic makeup, thus endowing individuals with a highly unique complement of genes, polymorphisms… CONTINUE READING
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