Scientific American article on bexarotene

This article in Scientific American is about the scramble within the Alzheimer’s community to find some treatment for AD. The latest treatment to be considered is a skin cancer drug called Bexarotene.

Here’s a link to the full article:

Alzheimer’s Disease Symptoms Reversed in Mice
A cancer drug given to mice eliminates brain-damaging proteins, leading to improved cognition within days, but will it work in humans?
Scientific American
By Gary Stix
Thursday, February 9, 2012