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Using herpes drugs to slow down Alzheimer’s disease could become reality

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(Umea University) The first clinical study to investigate if herpes virus drugs can have an effect on fundamental Alzheimer's disease processes has been launched at Umeå University in Sweden. The research group has previously demonstrated a correlation between herpes virus infection and an increased risk of Alzheimer's disease.

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  1. Michael Feldman says

    What specific drugs
    And what is suspected mechanism ?
    Has it been used in practice?

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