A critical node of insulin signaling in the brain, serine/threonine-protein kinase (AKT), was found to be related to Alzheimer’s disease (AD) pathology and proximate-to-death cognitive performance in older people.
Why this matters
These findings support further research into clinically relevant targets such as how nutrition may influence insulin signaling and therefore cognition and AD.
Vuoi saperne di più?
Accedi o registrati per accedere a tutti i contenuti di Neurodiem.
Hai già un account? Accedi
International Medical Press is a global provider of independent medical education. Its mission is to provide healthcare professionals with high-quality, trusted medical information with the aim of helping optimize patient care.
No responsibility is assumed by International Medical Press for any injury and/or damage to persons or property through negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any methods, products, instructions, or ideas contained in the material herein. Because of rapid advances in the medical sciences, International Medical Press recommends that independent verification of diagnoses and drug dosages should be made. The opinions expressed do not reflect those of International Medical Press or the sponsor. International Medical Press assumes no liability for any material contained herein.