Another Alzheimer’s breakthrough

Technion scientists have discovered that mutant gene UBB+1 is responsible for preventing the protein ubiquitin from marking other proteins for destruction. The proteins then are more likely to form the deadly plaque associated with Alzheimer’s disease.
http://www.jpost.com/Health-and-Science/Technion-breakthrough-opens-new-avenues-for-Alzheimers-cure-362753

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