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University of Barcelona

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MS drug investigated for uses in other neurological diseases

The drug fingolimod restores hippocampal synaptic plasticity and improves memory function, and as such, it is commonly used to treat patients with multiple sclerosis. Researchers at the University of Barcelona and the August Pi Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute investigated other applications of the drug; preclinical results show an improvement of cognitive deficits in mice with […]