#news #biotech How a decades-old HIV drug might help treat Alzheimer’s, age-related diseases

Biotechnology, Pharma and Biopharma News – Research – Science – Lifescience ://Biotech-Biopharma-Pharma: How a decades-old HIV drug might help treat Alzheimer’s, age-related diseases .Reverse transcriptase inhibitors have been on the market for decades to treat HIV. A team led by Brown University scientists found that one drug in the class, GlaxoSmithKline’s lamivudine, cut inflammation and other signs of aging in mice, making it potentially useful for treating Alzheimer’s and other diseases.

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