Gene Bank in the Fight Against Alzheimer's

A press release from the Ascribe newswire notes that the NIH and the Alzheimer's Association are to work on creating a gene bank to help in the fight against Alzheimer's. Defeating Alzheimer's (and other common degenerative neural conditions) is of particular importance to healthy life extension. It is looking increasingly likely that replacements for all organs except the brain could be grown to order within the next few decades. Thus, we have to spend more effort on defending our brains from the effects of aging -- we only get one of those.

Link: http://www.ascribe.org/cgi-bin/spew4th.pl?ascribeid=20030722.082316&time=08%2045%20PDT&year=2003&public=1

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