Posts Tagged ‘Vanderbilt University’

CholesterolsRoleInAlzheimer's

New Research Points to Role of Cholesterol in Alzheimer’s

The molecular structure of a protein involved in Alzheimer’s disease — and the surprising discovery that it binds cholesterol — could lead to new therapies for the disease, according to new research. Charles Sanders, Ph.D., professor of biochemistry, and colleagues at Vanderbilt University recently determined the structure of part of the amyloid precursor protein (APP) […]