00:49 , Aug 17, 2005 |  BC Extra  |  Clinical News

Vascular gene linked to Alzheimer's disease

Researchers published in Nature Medicine that in brain endothelial cells taken from autopsy samples from patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD), restoring expression of the mesenchyme homeobox 2 gene (MEOX2) stimulated angiogenesis, supressed AFX1 forkhead transcription...
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Columbia University other research news

Researchers published in Nature Genetics that haploinsufficiency of the Foxo1 gene restores insulin sensitivity and rescues the diabetic phenotype in insulin-resistant mice by reducing hepatic expression of glucogenetic genes and increasing adipocyte expression of insulin-sensitizing...