KLRN SciTech Now

Jan. 30, 2020 | Drug may inhibit Alzheimer’s

Season 5 Episode 4 | 26m 46s Video has closed captioning.

Researchers at UT Health San Antonio are using a drug called Rapamycin to help curb effects of aging on dementia. Rapamycin helps improve blood flow, and can inhibit the progression of Alzheimer’s. Studies conducted on mice have been successful.

Aired: 01/30/20

Rating: NR

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