Amyloids - clumps of misfolded proteins found in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders - are the quintessential bad boys of neurobiology. They're thought to muck up the seamless workings of the neurons responsible for memory and movement, and researchers around the world have devoted themselves to devising ways of blocking their production or accumulation in humans..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/index.cfm/amyloids
This was the discovery of Dr. Dennis J Selkoe, Harvard researcher, several years ago and is his explanation for Alzheimer's disease, which is characterized by the accumulation of amyloid beta in the brain. http://www.plosone.org/article/fetchArt ... ne.0005274
I think a therapy which increases Insulin-Degrading Enzyme (IDE) would improve both Alzheimer's and MS, since I believe most, if not all, of my MS symptoms are due to excess insulin affecting the muscles.
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