Research by Lancaster Uni shows potential treatment for Alzheimer’s with diabetes drug

Researchers at Lancaster University have identified a type 2 diabetes drug that has shown potential benefit in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. The treatment combined three older diabetes drugs to create a “triple agonist”, that combines GLP-1, GIP and glucagon. The belief being that boosting levels of growth hormones will aid in protecting the brain

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Eli Lilly Reveal Positive Clinical Trial Results for Dulaglutide

Eli Lilly has announced the results of their head-to-head clinical study which demonstrates that their investigational GLP-1 glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist, dulaglutide,  is just as effective as Novo Nordisk’s Victoza, the market-leader in the area. The pharmaceutical company revealed the positive top-line results of the sixth clinical trial in their AWARD programme, whereby once-weekly

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