Vivianne explains how early in Alzheimer’s disease, the brain attempts to counteract the increased excitatory drive caused by amyloid deposition, and that melanin-concentrating hormone, produced during sleep, is involved in this protective response.
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- MicrobeTV Discord Server
- Melanin-concentrating hormone and Alzheimer’s disease (Nat Neurosci) 7:40
- Alzforum 7:14
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