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SARS-CoV-2: New Findings on the Persistence of Neutralizing Antibodies

Data from the “Rhineland Study” in Bonn, Germany.

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Experimental gene regulation therapy lowers levels of Tau protein in the brain and could protect against Alzheimer's

A research group involving the DZNE has successfully developed a new method of gene regulation that permanently reduces the protein "tau" in the adult brain. This could become the basis for new therapies against Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases.

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DZNE’s First Spin-off “Neuron–D” Uses Innovative Technology for Drug Testing

Drug screening with 3D cell cultures.

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DZNE and Eisai Enter Into Research Collaboration Agreement

The DZNE and Eisai Co., Ltd. announce that both parties have entered into a research collaboration agreement aiming to create potential novel treatments for neurodegenerative disorders.

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A weak heart makes a suffering brain

Evidence of Disturbed Gene Activity in the Brain as a Result of Heart Problems.

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