Published in Medical Devices and Surgical Technology Week, August 9th, 2009
Research suggests that some of the drugs classified as angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, specifically those types of ACE inhibitors that affect the brain by crossing the blood-brain barrier, may reduce inflammation that could contribute to the development of Alzheimer's disease, a major cause of dementia.
The study appears in the current issue of Archives of Internal Medicine.
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