10 things to do this week

26.05 - 02.06 2020
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Go out, responsibly

26.05.2020

Great news for the local Horeca sector means we can all enjoy socialising in public again.

New drug raises hopes of reversing memory loss in old age

News International 17.02.2019 The Guardian
Toronto researchers believe a new drug can help those with depression, schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s. The medicine, a derivative of benzodiazepine, targets specific receptors on neurons in key parts of the brain involved in cognition. Pictured: Illustration of a synapse, which passes signals between neurons in the brain. According to the National Institute on Aging: “Alzheimer’s disease disrupts communication among neurons, resulting in loss of function and cell death.” Image credit: National Institutes of Health

Toronto researchers believe a new drug can help those with depression, schizophrenia and Alzheimer’s. The medicine, a derivative of benzodiazepine, targets specific receptors on neurons in key parts of the brain involved in cognition. Pictured: Illustration of a synapse, which passes signals between neurons in the brain. According to the National Institute on Aging: “Alzheimer’s disease disrupts communication among neurons, resulting in loss of function and cell death.” Image credit: National Institutes of Health