History, Evolution, and The Darwin Debate

Darwiniana header image 2

Reversing memory loss in fruit flies

March 31st, 2010 · No Comments

Scientists Reverse Alzheimer’s-Like Memory Loss in Fruit Flies
ScienceDaily (Mar. 30, 2010) — By blocking the cellular signaling activity of a protein, a team of neuroscientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has prevented memory loss in fruit flies caused by brain plaques similar to those thought to cause Alzheimer’s disease in humans.

Tags: biology

0 responses so far ↓

  • There are no comments yet...Kick things off by filling out the form below.

Leave a Comment