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Cure Alzheimer's Funded Research: New Findings Overturn Commonly Held Views of the NMDA Receptors Creating New Targets in the Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease
Cure Alzheimer's Fund Research Consortium member RobertManilow, M.D., Ph.D., professor of neurosciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine and colleagues found that key changes to the NMDA receptor, located at neuronal synapses and associated with cognition, learning and memory, result in weakening of synapses and impaired brain function. See the full story in ScienceDaily.