DNA repair factor may play a role in Alzheimer's Disease
Scientists reduced levels of BRCA1 in mouse brains and in neurons in a dish to investigate the role of the protein in dementia.
Press release: www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/dna-repair-factor-l...
Credit: Lennart Mucke, University of California, San Francisco
NIH funding from: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)