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New Small Molecule Treatment for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Unmet Need: Effective strategies to treat Neurodegenerative Diseases.Neurodegenerative diseases such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and Parkinson’s disease (PD) are a leading cause of death and disability around the world, particularly among the elderly. As these diseases progress, patients suffer from dementia,...
Published: 5/7/2020   |   Inventor(s): Travis Denton, Dunxin Shen
Keywords(s): Alzheimer's Disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, anti-inflammatory, Autophagy, Bioactive Compounds, Biochemistry, Cancer and aging, Chemistry, Huntington's Disease, Lanthionine Ketenamine, Lanthionine Ketimine, Neuroscience, Parkinson's Disease, small molecule
Novel agents for smoking and tobacco cessation
AbstractNicotine is the molecule responsible for the psychopharmacological effects and the addictive properties of tobacco use and cigarette smoking. Researchers at Washington State University have developed an orally-available nicotine derivative that can be prescribed for the cessation of cigarette smoking and tobacco use. It specifically inhibits...
Published: 2/21/2018   |   Inventor(s): Philip Lazarus, Travis Denton, Gang Chen, Pramod Srivastava, Alec Wynd, Zuping Xia, Christy Watson